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1  The candle, wasted by the draught, was standing where it had been placed.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
2  He took some bread and meat; and as he drank a draught of beer, heard the firemen, who were from London, talking about the murder.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLVIII
3  At this point of the inquiry, Oliver raised his head; and, looking round with imploring eyes, murmured a feeble prayer for a draught of water.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
4  Oliver walked twenty miles that day; and all that time tasted nothing but the crust of dry bread, and a few draughts of water, which he begged at the cottage-doors by the road-side.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
5  Mr. Crackit stopped to take a draught of spirits and water, and to declare that the gin was excellent; then placing his feet against the low mantelpiece, so as to bring his boots to about the level of his eye, he quietly resumed.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
6  After expressing this opinion, Mr. Claypole looked into the porter-pot with an aspect of deep wisdom; and having well shaken its contents, nodded condescendingly to Charlotte, and took a draught, wherewith he appeared greatly refreshed.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLII
7  Indeed, the worthy gentleman, stimulated perhaps by the immediate prospect of being on active service, was in great spirits and good humour; in proof whereof, it may be here remarked, that he humourously drank all the beer at a draught, and did not utter, on a rough calculation, more than four-score oaths during the whole progress of the meal.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
8  She hastily dressed herself in her bonnet and shawl: looking fearfully round, from time to time, as if, despite the sleeping draught, she expected every moment to feel the pressure of Sikes's heavy hand upon her shoulder; then, stooping softly over the bed, she kissed the robber's lips; and then opening and closing the room-door with noiseless touch, hurried from the house.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIX