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1  You had been dying; trembling between earth and heaven.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXV
2  'Then spare my life for the love of Heaven, as I spared yours,' rejoined the girl, clinging to him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVII
3  I know the doctor must be right, Oliver, because I dream so much of Heaven, and Angels, and kind faces that I never see when I am awake.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
4  I suppose it was,' replied Oliver, 'because heaven is a long way off; and they are too happy there, to come down to the bedside of a poor boy.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
5  Then, falling upon his knees, he prayed Heaven to spare him from such deeds; and rather to will that he should die at once, than be reserved for crimes, so fearful and appalling.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
6  Everything was so quiet, and neat, and orderly; everybody so kind and gentle; that after the noise and turbulence in the midst of which he had always lived, it seemed like Heaven itself.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
7  The lady fell upon her knees, and tried to fold her hands together; but the energy which had supported her so long, fled up to Heaven with her first thanksgiving; and she sank into the friendly arms which were extended to receive her.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
8  A Turk turns his face, after washing it well, to the East, when he says his prayers; these good people, after giving their faces such a rub against the World as to take the smiles off, turn with no less regularity, to the darkest side of Heaven.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVI
9  I have seen enough, too, to know that it is not always the youngest and best who are spared to those that love them; but this should give us comfort in our sorrow; for Heaven is just; and such things teach us, impressively, that there is a brighter world than this; and that the passage to it is speedy.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
10  The darkness and the deep stillness of the room were very solemn; as they brought into the boy's mind the thought that death had been hovering there, for many days and nights, and might yet fill it with the gloom and dread of his awful presence, he turned his face upon the pillow, and fervently prayed to Heaven.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII