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1  To be able to do that, you depend upon me.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIII
2  They'll be able to make us useful some way or another.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLII
3  'I wasn't able to sleep any longer, sir,' replied Oliver, meekly.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
4  'There's a bolt at the top, you won't be able to reach,' interposed Toby.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
5  She had left her room: was able to go out; and mixing once more with the family, carried joy into the hearts of all.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXV
6  The fact was, that Mr. Giles had not, at first, been able to bring his mind to the avowal, that he had only shot a boy.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
7  You say you are an orphan, without a friend in the world; all the inquiries I have been able to make, confirm the statement.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
8  'And so be able to retire on your property, and do the gen-teel: as I mean to, in the very next leap-year but four that ever comes, and the forty-second Tuesday in Trinity-week,' said Charley Bates.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
9  There was fresh groundsel, too, for Miss Maylie's birds, with which Oliver, who had been studying the subject under the able tuition of the village clerk, would decorate the cages, in the most approved taste.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII
10  In three days' time he was able to sit in an easy-chair, well propped up with pillows; and, as he was still too weak to walk, Mrs. Bedwin had him carried downstairs into the little housekeeper's room, which belonged to her.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
11  They sleep at the parsonage, but divide their attentions so equally among its inmates, and Oliver and Mr. Brownlow, and Mr. Losberne, that to this day the villagers have never been able to discover to which establishment they properly belong.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LIII
12  This she very readily did; and, as Oliver looked out of the parlour window, and saw the Jew roll them up in his bag and walk away, he felt quite delighted to think that they were safely gone, and that there was now no possible danger of his ever being able to wear them again.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
13  His wardrobe was, in truth, rather out of repair; but he excused himself to the company by stating that his 'time' was only out an hour before; and that, in consequence of having worn the regimentals for six weeks past, he had not been able to bestow any attention on his private clothes.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
14  It was not until the night of this last awful day, that a withering sense of his helpless, desperate state came in its full intensity upon his blighted soul; not that he had ever held any defined or positive hope of mercy, but that he had never been able to consider more than the dim probability of dying so soon.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LII
15  Rose, who had had time to collect her thoughts, at once related, in a few natural words, all that had befallen Oliver since he left Mr. Brownlow's house; reserving Nancy's information for that gentleman's private ear, and concluding with the assurance that his only sorrow, for some months past, had been not being able to meet with his former benefactor and friend.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLI