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1  'Have it your own way,' rejoined the girl, affecting to laugh.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
2  No, indeed,' replied his mother; 'you have, or I mistake, too strong a hold on her affections already.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
3  The Jew rubbed his hands; and, sitting down at the table, affected to laugh at the pleasantry of his friend.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
4  I have watched you change almost from death, to life, with eyes that turned blind with their eagerness and deep affection.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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5  I don't know what comes over me sometimes,' said she, affecting to busy herself in arranging her dress; 'it's this damp dirty room, I think.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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6  The boy stirred, and smiled in his sleep, as though these marks of pity and compassion had awakened some pleasant dream of a love and affection he had never known.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
7  Fagin affected to laugh very heartily; and Mr. Bolter having had his laugh out, took a series of large bites, which finished his first hunk of bread and butter, and assisted himself to a second.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLV
8  I know that she deserves the best and purest love the heart of man can offer,' said Mrs. Maylie; 'I know that the devotion and affection of her nature require no ordinary return, but one that shall be deep and lasting.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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9  After Mr. Losberne had fixed a day for his departure to Chertsey, these symptoms increased; and it became evident that something was in progress which affected the peace of the young lady, and of somebody else besides.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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10  The persons on whom I have bestowed my dearest love, lie deep in their graves; but, although the happiness and delight of my life lie buried there too, I have not made a coffin of my heart, and sealed it up, forever, on my best affections.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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11  I have said that they were truly happy; and without strong affection and humanity of heart, and gratitude to that Being whose code is Mercy, and whose great attribute is Benevolence to all things that breathe, happiness can never be attained.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LIII
12  Noah, whose top waistcoat-button might have been somewhere on a level with the crown of Oliver's head, rubbed his eyes with the inside of his wrists while this commiseration was bestowed upon him, and performed some affecting tears and sniffs.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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13  Chancing to raise her eyes as the elder lady was regarding her, she playfully put back her hair, which was simply braided on her forehead; and threw into her beaming look, such an expression of affection and artless loveliness, that blessed spirits might have smiled to look upon her.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  The Jew saw that it would be hopeless to affect any further mistake regarding the reality of Miss Nancy's rage; and, shrinking involuntarily back a few paces, cast a glance, half imploring and half cowardly, at Sikes: as if to hint that he was the fittest person to pursue the dialogue.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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15  Yer know, Work'us,' continued Noah, emboldened by Oliver's silence, and speaking in a jeering tone of affected pity: of all tones the most annoying: 'Yer know, Work'us, it can't be helped now; and of course yer couldn't help it then; and I am very sorry for it; and I'm sure we all are, and pity yer very much.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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16  The snow lay on the ground, frozen into a hard thick crust, so that only the heaps that had drifted into byways and corners were affected by the sharp wind that howled abroad: which, as if expending increased fury on such prey as it found, caught it savagely up in clouds, and, whirling it into a thousand misty eddies, scattered it in air.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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17  The doctor then communicated, in reply to multifarious questions from his young friend, a precise account of his patient's situation; which was quite as consolatory and full of promise, as Oliver's statement had encouraged him to hope; and to the whole of which, Mr. Giles, who affected to be busy about the luggage, listened with greedy ears.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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