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1  'The truth, lady, though it comes from my lips,' replied the girl.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XL
2  They were sad rags, to tell the truth; and Oliver had never had a new suit before.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIV
3  'I never thought you had told us anything but the truth,' said Rose, soothing him.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLI
4  It was impossible to doubt him; there was truth in every one of its thin and sharpened lineaments.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XII
5  She seemed to speak the truth; her countenance was white and agitated; and she trembled with very earnestness.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XX
6  To tell the truth, the little man did seem to know his situation, and to know perfectly well that it was by no means a desirable one; for his teeth chattered in his head as he spoke.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXVIII
7  So, Oliver kept very still; partly because he was anxious to obey the kind old lady in all things; and partly, to tell the truth, because he was completely exhausted with what he had already said.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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8  Her words and manner had touched Rose Maylie's heart; and, mingled with her love for her young charge, and scarcely less intense in its truth and fervour, was her fond wish to win the outcast back to repentance and hope.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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9  If the truth must be told, he was a little out of temper, for a minute or two, at being disappointed in procuring corroborative evidence of Oliver's story on the very first occasion on which he had a chance of obtaining any.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXII
10  The Jew seemed much vexed by Oliver's not expressing any greater curiosity on the subject; but the truth is, that, although Oliver felt very anxious, he was too much confused by the earnest cunning of Fagin's looks, and his own speculations, to make any further inquiries just then.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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11  His wardrobe was, in truth, rather out of repair; but he excused himself to the company by stating that his 'time' was only out an hour before; and that, in consequence of having worn the regimentals for six weeks past, he had not been able to bestow any attention on his private clothes.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVIII
12  He soon came round again, however; and finding that Oliver's replies to his questions, were still as straightforward and consistent, and still delivered with as much apparent sincerity and truth, as they had ever been, he made up his mind to attach full credence to them, from that time forth.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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13  Your having interfered in this dear boy's behalf before,' said Rose; 'your coming here, at so great a risk, to tell me what you have heard; your manner, which convinces me of the truth of what you say; your evident contrition, and sense of shame; all lead me to believe that you might yet be reclaimed.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
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14  After swallowing two of three glasses of spirits, Mr. Sikes condescended to take some notice of the young gentlemen; which gracious act led to a conversation, in which the cause and manner of Oliver's capture were circumstantially detailed, with such alterations and improvements on the truth, as to the Dodger appeared most advisable under the circumstances.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII