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1  You're considerate, indeed, sir.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVI
2  Mrs. Sowerberry looked up with an expression of considerable wonderment.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
3  'Pretty well, thank you, sir' replied Oliver, with considerable hesitation.
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4  Neither his brief consideration, nor its purport, was lost on his companion.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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5  As this consideration forced itself upon him, he slackened his pace a little, and meditated upon his means of getting there.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
6  Why here's one man that, in consideration of his wife and large family, has a quartern loaf and a good pound of cheese, full weight.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
7  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
8  Having him set, here, by the fire-side, the good old lady sat herself down too; and, being in a state of considerable delight at seeing him so much better, forthwith began to cry most violently.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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9  The circumstance did not dwell in his recollection long, however: for when he reached the cottage, there was enough to occupy his mind, and to drive all considerations of self completely from his memory.
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10  Bestowing something half-way between a smile and a frown upon his two companions, and again beckoning them to follow him, the man hastened across the apartment, which was of considerable extent, but low in the roof.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVIII
11  Whether his meditations were so intense as to be disturbed by the dog's winking, or whether his feelings were so wrought upon by his reflections that they required all the relief derivable from kicking an unoffending animal to allay them, is matter for argument and consideration.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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12  Though nothing of the conversation was distinguishable beyond a few disjointed words here and there, a listener might easily have perceived that Fagin appeared to be defending himself against some remarks of the stranger; and that the latter was in a state of considerable irritation.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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13  She was not, indeed, withheld by the same considerations as her agreeable friend; for, having recently removed into the neighborhood of Field Lane from the remote but genteel suburb of Ratcliffe, she was not under the same apprehension of being recognised by any of her numerous acquaintances.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  They went on, in profound silence; every now and then, Mr. Bumble relaxed his pace, and turned his head as if to make sure that his helpmate was following; then, discovering that she was close at his heels, he mended his rate of walking, and proceeded, at a considerable increase of speed, towards their place of destination.
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15  The rat, the worm, and the action of the damp, had weakened and rotted the piles on which it stood; and a considerable portion of the building had already sunk down into the water; while the remainder, tottering and bending over the dark stream, seemed to wait a favourable opportunity of following its old companion, and involving itself in the same fate.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVIII
16  Seated by the window, busily engaged in patching an old waistcoat which formed a portion of the robber's ordinary dress, was a female: so pale and reduced with watching and privation, that there would have been considerable difficulty in recognising her as the same Nancy who has already figured in this tale, but for the voice in which she replied to Mr. Sikes's question.
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17  Among other ingenious surmises, the question was then raised, whether Mr. Giles had really hit anybody; and upon examination of the fellow pistol to that which he had fired, it turned out to have no more destructive loading than gunpowder and brown paper: a discovery which made a considerable impression on everybody but the doctor, who had drawn the ball about ten minutes before.
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Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXI
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