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1  He was older now; a man in the prime of life.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 2 THE FIRST OF THE THREE SPIRITS
2  "I wear the chain I forged in life," replied the Ghost.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 1 MARLEY'S GHOST
3  "My life upon this globe is very brief," replied the Ghost.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 3 THE SECOND OF THE THREE SPIRITS
4  In a changed nature; in an altered spirit; in another atmosphere of life; another Hope as its great end.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 2 THE FIRST OF THE THREE SPIRITS
5  It's likely to be a very cheap funeral," said the same speaker; "for, upon my life, I don't know of anybody to go to it.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 4 THE LAST OF THE SPIRITS
6  Scrooge reverently disclaimed all intention to offend or any knowledge of having wilfully "bonneted" the Spirit at any period of his life.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 2 THE FIRST OF THE THREE SPIRITS
7  To edge his way along the crowded paths of life, warning all human sympathy to keep its distance, was what the knowing ones call "nuts" to Scrooge.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 1 MARLEY'S GHOST
8  Walled in by houses; overrun by grass and weeds, the growth of vegetation's death, not life; choked up with too much burying; fat with repleted appetite.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
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9  It gave him little surprise, however; for he had been revolving in his mind a change of life, and thought and hoped he saw his new-born resolutions carried out in this.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
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10  Alleys and archways, like so many cesspools, disgorged their offences of smell, and dirt, and life upon the straggling streets; and the whole quarter reeked with crime, with filth and misery.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
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11  It is required of every man," the Ghost returned, "that the spirit within him should walk abroad among his fellow-men, and travel far and wide; and, if that spirit goes not forth in life, it is condemned to do so after death.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 1 MARLEY'S GHOST
12  Every movable was packed off, as if it were dismissed from public life for evermore; the floor was swept and watered, the lamps were trimmed, fuel was heaped upon the fire; and the warehouse was as snug, and warm, and dry, and bright a ball-room as you would desire to see upon a winter's night.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 2 THE FIRST OF THE THREE SPIRITS
13  When this strain of music sounded, all the things that Ghost had shown him came upon his mind; he softened more and more; and thought that if he could have listened to it often, years ago, he might have cultivated the kindnesses of life for his own happiness with his own hands, without resorting to the sexton's spade that buried Jacob Marley.
A Christmas Carol By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In 3 THE SECOND OF THE THREE SPIRITS