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1  The boy murmured a reply of intelligence: and hurried downstairs after his companions.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
2  Oliver felt stunned and stupefied by the unexpected intelligence; he could not weep, or speak, or rest.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIV
3  The old man had gained the street corner, before he began to recover the effect of Toby Crackit's intelligence.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
4  You have a claim on me: not only as the voluntary bearer of this intelligence, but as a woman lost almost beyond redemption.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XL
5  It was evening, indeed, before the kind-hearted doctor brought them the intelligence, that he was at length sufficiently restored to be spoken to.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
6  She eyed him narrowly, while he spoke; and cast upon him a look of intelligence which sufficiently showed that she guessed what had been passing in his thoughts.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
7  At first, the Jew contented himself with patiently watching his countenance, as if to gain from its expression some clue to the intelligence he brought; but in vain.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXV
8  After a short absence, he returned with a lighted candle, and the intelligence that Toby Crackit was asleep in the back room below, and that the boys were in the front one.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
9  Not having a very clearly defined notion of what a live board was, Oliver was rather astounded by this intelligence, and was not quite certain whether he ought to laugh or cry.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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10  She shrank back, as Fagin offered to lay his hand on hers, but said good-night again, in a steady voice, and, answering his parting look with a nod of intelligence, closed the door between them.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIV
11  For some time, he appeared doubtful whether he ought to be relieved or disappointed by the intelligence; but at length he breathed more freely; and withdrawing his eyes, observed that it was no great matter.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
12  The two women-servants ran upstairs to carry the intelligence that Mr. Giles had captured a robber; and the tinker busied himself in endeavouring to restore Oliver, lest he should die before he could be hanged.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
13  Of these, the Jew was, at all events, sufficiently remarkable to be remembered, supposing he had been seen drinking, or loitering about; but Giles returned without any intelligence, calculated to dispel or lessen the mystery.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  Coupling the poor girl's intelligence with my previous knowledge, and the result of our good friend's inquiries on the spot, I left him no loophole of escape, and laid bare the whole villainy which by these lights became plain as day.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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15  At this intelligence, the worthy Mrs. Corney muttered a variety of invectives against old women who couldn't even die without purposely annoying their betters; and, muffling herself in a thick shawl which she hastily caught up, briefly requested Mr. Bumble to stay till she came back, lest anything particular should occur.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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16  The very intelligence that shone in her deep blue eye, and was stamped upon her noble head, seemed scarcely of her age, or of the world; and yet the changing expression of sweetness and good humour, the thousand lights that played about the face, and left no shadow there; above all, the smile, the cheerful, happy smile, were made for Home, and fireside peace and happiness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIX
17  When Noah saw that the intelligence he communicated perfectly paralysed Mr. Bumble, he imparted additional effect thereunto, by bewailing his dreadful wounds ten times louder than before; and when he observed a gentleman in a white waistcoat crossing the yard, he was more tragic in his lamentations than ever: rightly conceiving it highly expedient to attract the notice, and rouse the indignation, of the gentleman aforesaid.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
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