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1  "Have a little brandy, uncle," said my sister.
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2  "He was, if ever a child was," said my sister, most emphatically.
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3  "He was a world of trouble to you, ma'am," said Mrs. Hubble, commiserating my sister.
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4  My sister had a trenchant way of cutting our bread and butter for us, that never varied.
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5  Drat that boy," interposed my sister, frowning at me over her work, "what a questioner he is.
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6  It were but lonesome then," said Joe, "living here alone, and I got acquainted with your sister.
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7  My sister, having so much to do, was going to church vicariously, that is to say, Joe and I were going.
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8  The interest of the impending pursuit not only absorbed the general attention, but even made my sister liberal.
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9  My sister went for the stone bottle, came back with the stone bottle, and poured his brandy out: no one else taking any.
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10  She was not a good-looking woman, my sister; and I had a general impression that she must have made Joe Gargery marry her by hand.
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11  My sister was uncommonly lively on the present occasion, and indeed was generally more gracious in the society of Mrs. Hubble than in other company.
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12  The wonder and consternation with which Joe stopped on the threshold of his bite and stared at me, were too evident to escape my sister's observation.
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13  My sister, who had begun to be alarmingly meditative, had to employ herself actively in getting the gin the hot water, the sugar, and the lemon-peel, and mixing them.
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14  My sister, Mrs. Joe, throwing the door wide open, and finding an obstruction behind it, immediately divined the cause, and applied Tickler to its further investigation.
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15  My sister, Mrs. Joe, with black hair and eyes, had such a prevailing redness of skin that I sometimes used to wonder whether it was possible she washed herself with a nutmeg-grater instead of soap.
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16  By this time, my sister was quite desperate, so she pounced on Joe, and, taking him by the two whiskers, knocked his head for a little while against the wall behind him, while I sat in the corner, looking guiltily on.
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17  This was all I heard that night before my sister clutched me, as a slumberous offence to the company's eyesight, and assisted me up to bed with such a strong hand that I seemed to have fifty boots on, and to be dangling them all against the edges of the stairs.
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