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1  'The crack failed,' said Toby faintly.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
2  'Nothing, sir,' replied the child faintly.
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3  'I never saw you before,' said Rose faintly.
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4  Sometimes Mr. Claypole faints himself, but the result is the same.
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5  'I heard the doctor tell them I was dying,' replied the child with a faint smile.
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6  Seeing the faint light of early day without, the girl rose to undraw the curtain.
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7  Oliver availed himself of the kind permission, and fell to the floor in a fainting fit.
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8  'Peppermint,' exclaimed Mrs. Corney, in a faint voice, smiling gently on the beadle as she spoke.
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9  He uttered these words in a feeble voice, being very faint and weak; but they were overheard at once.
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10  'No, no,' replied the matron, inclining her head to catch the words, as they came more faintly from the dying woman.
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11  But not the less my niece,' cried Mrs. Maylie, folding the fainting girl in her arms; 'not the less my dearest child.
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12  Oliver knew not the cause of this sudden exclamation; for, not being strong enough to bear the start it gave him, he fainted away.
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13  He tottered across the lawn; climbed the steps; knocked faintly at the door; and, his whole strength failing him, sunk down against one of the pillars of the little portico.
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14  The lady faints away at the doors of charitable publicans, and the gentleman being accommodated with three-penny worth of brandy to restore her, lays an information next day, and pockets half the penalty.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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15  There was a faint glimmering of the coming day in the sky; but it rather aggravated than relieved the gloom of the scene: the sombre light only serving to pale that which the street lamps afforded, without shedding any warmer or brighter tints upon the wet house-tops, and dreary streets.
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16  The girl said nothing more; but, tearing her hair and dress in a transport of passion, made such a rush at the Jew as would probably have left signal marks of her revenge upon him, had not her wrists been seized by Sikes at the right moment; upon which, she made a few ineffectual struggles, and fainted.
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17  At any other time, this remonstrance, and the tone in which it was delivered, would have had the desired effect; but the girl being really weak and exhausted, dropped her head over the back of the chair, and fainted, before Mr. Sikes could get out a few of the appropriate oaths with which, on similar occasions, he was accustomed to garnish his threats.
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