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1  'He need be, for he eats enough,' observed the lady.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER V
2  'He'll eat his head, if he doesn't,' growled Mr. Grimwig.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLI
3  'I'll eat my head, sir,' repeated Mr. Grimwig, striking his stick upon the ground.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
4  She wanted clothes to keep her warm, and food to eat; but she had kept it safe, and had it in her bosom.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIV
5  Some of the people were eating, and some fanning themselves with handkerchiefs; for the crowded place was very hot.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LII
6  I had serious thoughts of eating my head to-night,' said Mr. Grimwig, 'for I began to think I should get nothing else.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LI
7  'Don't make your eyes red, Oliver, but eat your food and be thankful,' said Mr. Bumble, in a tone of impressive pomposity.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
8  Now,' said Sikes, as he resumed his seat, 'if you'll give us something to eat and drink while we're waiting, you'll put some heart in us; or in me, at all events.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
9  Toby continued to eat with the utmost outward indifference, until he could eat no more; then, ordering the Dodger out, he closed the door, mixed a glass of spirits and water, and composed himself for talking.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
10  The liberality of Mrs. Sowerberry to Oliver, had consisted of a profuse bestowal upon him of all the dirty odds and ends which nobody else would eat; so there was a great deal of meekness and self-devotion in her voluntarily remaining under Mr. Bumble's heavy accusation.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
11  Mounting a stool, he cautiously applied his eye to the pane of glass, from which secret post he could see Mr. Claypole taking cold beef from the dish, and porter from the pot, and administering homeopathic doses of both to Charlotte, who sat patiently by, eating and drinking at his pleasure.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLII
12  It was fortunate for her that the possession of money occasioned him so much employment next day in the way of eating and drinking; and withal had so beneficial an effect in smoothing down the asperities of his temper; that he had neither time nor inclination to be very critical upon her behaviour and deportment.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIX
13  Now, Mr. and Mrs. Sowerberry having gone out to tea and supper: and Noah Claypole not being at any time disposed to take upon himself a greater amount of physical exertion than is necessary to a convenient performance of the two functions of eating and drinking, the shop was not closed, although it was past the usual hour of shutting-up.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
14  Mr. Bumble, having spread a handkerchief over his knees to prevent the crumbs from sullying the splendour of his shorts, began to eat and drink; varying these amusements, occasionally, by fetching a deep sigh; which, however, had no injurious effect upon his appetite, but, on the contrary, rather seemed to facilitate his operations in the tea and toast department.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII