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1  'That wouldn't quite fit,' replied Fagin shaking his head.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIII
2  Oliver availed himself of the kind permission, and fell to the floor in a fainting fit.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XI
3  He led them into a stone kitchen, fitted with coppers for dressing the prison food, and pointed to a door.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LII
4  These fits come over me, now and then,' said Monks, observing his alarm; 'and thunder sometimes brings them on.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVIII
5  He advanced towards Oliver, as if with the intention of aiming a blow at him, but fell violently on the ground: writhing and foaming, in a fit.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
6  In about ten minutes' time, Mr. Fagin was seized with a fit of coughing; upon which Nancy pulled her shawl over her shoulders, and declared it was time to go.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XV
7  Cast in so slight and exquisite a mould; so mild and gentle; so pure and beautiful; that earth seemed not her element, nor its rough creatures her fit companions.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
8  Oliver's colour rose as he said this; he breathed quickly; and there was a curious working of the mouth and nostrils, which Mr. Claypole thought must be the immediate precursor of a violent fit of crying.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VI
9  As they drew near to their destination, however, Mr. Bumble thought it expedient to look down, and see that the boy was in good order for inspection by his new master: which he accordingly did, with a fit and becoming air of gracious patronage.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER IV
10  Frightened by the menacing gestures of the two men, Oliver hastily swallowed the contents of the glass, and immediately fell into a violent fit of coughing: which delighted Toby Crackit and Barney, and even drew a smile from the surly Mr. Sikes.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXII
11  Having remained silent here, just long enough to recover breath to speak, Master Bates uttered an exclamation of amusement and delight; and, bursting into an uncontrollable fit of laughter, flung himself upon a doorstep, and rolled thereon in a transport of mirth.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
12  Master Bates nodded assent, and would have spoken, but the recollection of Oliver's flight came so suddenly upon him, that the smoke he was inhaling got entangled with a laugh, and went up into his head, and down into his throat: and brought on a fit of coughing and stamping, about five minutes long.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
13  At length, in a fit of professional enthusiasm, he insisted upon producing his box of housebreaking tools: which he had no sooner stumbled in with, and opened for the purpose of explaining the nature and properties of the various implements it contained, and the peculiar beauties of their construction, than he fell over the box upon the floor, and went to sleep where he fell.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX