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1  As he spoke, he drew a chair beside the matron, and tenderly inquired what had happened to distress her.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVII
2  He fixed his eyes on Mrs. Corney as he said this; and if ever a beadle looked tender, Mr. Bumble was that beadle at that moment.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXIII
3  If he could have known that he was an orphan, left to the tender mercies of church-wardens and overseers, perhaps he would have cried the louder.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
4  'You have borne more, and have been, through all, the best and gentlest creature that ever shed happiness on every one she knew,' said Mrs. Maylie, embracing her tenderly.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LI
5  Nancy, indeed, was not exempt from a failing which was very common among the Jew's female pupils; and in which, in their tenderer years, they were rather encouraged than checked.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI
6  The old lady tenderly bade him good-night shortly afterwards, and left him in charge of a fat old woman who had just come: bringing with her, in a little bundle, a small Prayer Book and a large nightcap.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
7  Mr. Giles, as he spoke, looked at Brittles; but that young man, being naturally modest, probably considered himself nobody, and so held that the inquiry could not have any application to him; at all events, he tendered no reply.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
8  Joy and grief were mingled in the cup; but there were no bitter tears: for even grief itself arose so softened, and clothed in such sweet and tender recollections, that it became a solemn pleasure, and lost all character of pain.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER LI
9  Near him were the singers: receiving, with professional indifference, the compliments of the company, and applying themselves, in turn, to a dozen proffered glasses of spirits and water, tendered by their more boisterous admirers; whose countenances, expressive of almost every vice in almost every grade, irresistibly attracted the attention, by their very repulsiveness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVI