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1  Another silence succeeded this short dialogue: which was again broken by the stranger.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
2  Mr. Losberne followed, leading Rose; and the council was, for the present, effectually broken up.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLI
3  'Of a broken heart, some of our old nurses told me,' replied Oliver: more as if he were talking to himself, than answering Noah.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
4  He hurried off, and walked till he almost dropped upon the ground; then lay down in a lane, and had a long, but broken and uneasy sleep.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVIII
5  The houses have no owners; they are broken open, and entered upon by those who have the courage; and there they live, and there they die.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER L
6  Toby made a show of returning; but ventured, in a low voice, broken for want of breath, to intimate considerable reluctance as he came slowly along.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
7  Oliver's heart sank within him, when he thought of his good friends; it was well for him that he could not know what they had heard, or it might have broken outright.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
8  This done, he led the way into the apartment; which was destitute of all movables save a broken arm-chair, and an old couch or sofa without covering, which stood behind the door.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
9  In addition to the pain and delay attendant on a broken limb, his exposure to the wet and cold had brought on fever and ague: which hung about him for many weeks, and reduced him sadly.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII
10  Here's the house broken into,' said the doctor, 'and a couple of men catch one moment's glimpse of a boy, in the midst of gunpowder smoke, and in all the distraction of alarm and darkness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
11  Oliver, whose eyes had glistened at the mention of meat, and who was trembling with eagerness to devour it, replied in the negative; and a plateful of coarse broken victuals was set before him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
12  Oliver, groping his way with one hand, and having the other firmly grasped by his companion, ascended with much difficulty the dark and broken stairs: which his conductor mounted with an ease and expedition that showed he was well acquainted with them.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
13  This seemed to be some watchword or signal that all was right; for the light of a feeble candle gleamed on the wall at the remote end of the passage; and a man's face peeped out, from where a balustrade of the old kitchen staircase had been broken away.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
14  These things passed through the mind of Fagin, during the short time he sat alone, in the housebreaker's room; and with them uppermost in his thoughts, he had taken the opportunity afterwards afforded him, of sounding the girl in the broken hints he threw out at parting.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIV
15  Muttering a curse upon his tardiness, Sikes pushed Oliver before him; and they entered a low dark room with a smoky fire, two or three broken chairs, a table, and a very old couch: on which, with his legs much higher than his head, a man was reposing at full length, smoking a long clay pipe.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
16  Oliver, having taken down the shutters, and broken a pane of glass in his effort to stagger away beneath the weight of the first one to a small court at the side of the house in which they were kept during the day, was graciously assisted by Noah: who having consoled him with the assurance that 'he'd catch it,' condescended to help him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
17  By degrees, he grew more calm, and besought, in a low and broken voice, that he might be rescued from his present dangers; and that if any aid were to be raised up for a poor outcast boy who had never known the love of friends or kindred, it might come to him now, when, desolate and deserted, he stood alone in the midst of wickedness and guilt.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
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