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1  You think like a child, poor boy.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXIII
2  He is a poor man, and they are not paid for.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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3  'I don't know what to think,' replied poor Giles.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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4  'My poor boy, this is disappointment enough for one day,' said the doctor.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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5  'You are as great a boy as poor Brittles himself,' returned Rose, blushing.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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6  I suppose it was,' replied Oliver, 'because heaven is a long way off; and they are too happy there, to come down to the bedside of a poor boy.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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7  'Oh, yes, I know all about it,' replied the girl, laughing hysterically; and shaking her head from side to side, with a poor assumption of indifference.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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8  As Mr. Bumble paused to take breath, after delivering this address in an awful voice, the tears rolled down the poor child's face, and he sobbed bitterly.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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9  'It's not of him I want to hear; I've heard enough of him,' said the stranger, stopping Mr. Bumble in the outset of a tirade on the subject of poor Oliver's vices.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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10  Mr. Fang sat behind a bar, at the upper end; and on one side the door was a sort of wooden pen in which poor little Oliver was already deposited; trembling very much at the awfulness of the scene.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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11  I should like,' said the child, 'to leave my dear love to poor Oliver Twist; and to let him know how often I have sat by myself and cried to think of his wandering about in the dark nights with nobody to help him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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12  Brittles obeyed; the group, peeping timorously over each other's shoulders, beheld no more formidable object than poor little Oliver Twist, speechless and exhausted, who raised his heavy eyes, and mutely solicited their compassion.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
13  The door was opened for this purpose, and a couple of men were preparing to carry the insensible boy to his cell; when an elderly man of decent but poor appearance, clad in an old suit of black, rushed hastily into the office, and advanced towards the bench.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  He was walking along, thinking how happy and contented he ought to feel; and how much he would give for only one look at poor little Dick, who, starved and beaten, might be weeping bitterly at that very moment; when he was startled by a young woman screaming out very loud.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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15  The mother,' said the woman, making a more violent effort than before; 'the mother, when the pains of death first came upon her, whispered in my ear that if her baby was born alive, and thrived, the day might come when it would not feel so much disgraced to hear its poor young mother named.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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16  The two old crones, chiming in together, began pouring out many piteous lamentations that the poor dear was too far gone to know her best friends; and were uttering sundry protestations that they would never leave her, when the superior pushed them from the room, closed the door, and returned to the bedside.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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17  By degrees, he grew more calm, and besought, in a low and broken voice, that he might be rescued from his present dangers; and that if any aid were to be raised up for a poor outcast boy who had never known the love of friends or kindred, it might come to him now, when, desolate and deserted, he stood alone in the midst of wickedness and guilt.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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