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1  'Make a bow to the gentleman, Oliver,' said Mrs. Mann.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER II
2  'Mrs. Bolter's humble servant,' said Fagin, bowing with grotesque politeness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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3  'Delighted to see you looking so well, my dear,' said the Jew, bowing with mock humility.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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4  She merely bowed; and bending over some plants that stood near, waited in silence for him to proceed.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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5  Oliver made a bow, which was divided between the beadle on the chair, and the cocked hat on the table.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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6  Mr. Grimwig, who had made one very stiff bow, and risen from his chair, made another very stiff bow, and dropped into it again.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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7  'You may depend upon me, young man,' answered Mr. Bumble, bowing himself gradually towards the ladder, with excessive politeness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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8  Oliver brushed away two or three tears that were lingering in his eyes; and seeing no board but the table, fortunately bowed to that.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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9  Having buttoned up the bank-note in his jacket pocket, and placed the books carefully under his arm, he made a respectful bow, and left the room.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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10  And very amiable he looked, and a very low bow he made, as he advanced, and setting himself down at the nearest table, ordered something to drink of the grinning Barney.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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11  It was fortunate that the conversation terminated at this point, or Mr. Bumble, who had bowed himself to within six inches of the ladder, would infallibly have pitched headlong into the room below.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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12  Then jumping to his feet, he snatched the cleft stick from the Dodger; and, advancing to Oliver, viewed him round and round; while the Jew, taking off his nightcap, made a great number of low bows to the bewildered boy.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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13  For the combination of both these blessings in the one simple process of picking oakum, Oliver bowed low by the direction of the beadle, and was then hurried away to a large ward; where, on a rough, hard bed, he sobbed himself to sleep.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  Then, still keeping his stick in his hand, he sat down; and, opening a double eye-glass, which he wore attached to a broad black riband, took a view of Oliver: who, seeing that he was the object of inspection, coloured, and bowed again.
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15  Mr. Giles walked into the corner with much importance, and some wonder, and was honoured with a short whispering conference with the doctor, on the termination of which, he made a great many bows, and retired with steps of unusual stateliness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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