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1  The old chimney quivered with the shock, but stood it bravely.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER L
2  'Young boys have been smothered in chimneys before now,' said another gentleman.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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3  There was hair upon the end, which blazed and shrunk into a light cinder, and, caught by the air, whirled up the chimney.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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4  The papers,' said Fagin, drawing Oliver towards him, 'are in a canvas bag, in a hole a little way up the chimney in the top front-room.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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5  In Jacob's Island, the warehouses are roofless and empty; the walls are crumbling down; the windows are windows no more; the doors are falling into the streets; the chimneys are blackened, but they yield no smoke.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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6  There was a back-garret window with rusty bars outside, which had no shutter; and out of this, Oliver often gazed with a melancholy face for hours together; but nothing was to be descried from it but a confused and crowded mass of housetops, blackened chimneys, and gable-ends.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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7  Roused into new strength and energy, and stimulated by the noise within the house which announced that an entrance had really been effected, he set his foot against the stack of chimneys, fastened one end of the rope tightly and firmly round it, and with the other made a strong running noose by the aid of his hands and teeth almost in a second.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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8  Arriving, at length, in streets remoter and less-frequented than those through which he has passed, he walks beneath tottering house-fronts projecting over the pavement, dismantled walls that seem to totter as he passes, chimneys half crushed half hesitating to fall, windows guarded by rusty iron bars that time and dirt have almost eaten away, every imaginable sign of desolation and neglect.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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