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1  Nor can I tell you what I would.
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2  Scrooge said that he would see him----Yes, indeed he did.
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3  The clerk promised that he would; and Scrooge walked out with a growl.
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4  Seeing clearly that it would be useless to pursue their point, the gentlemen withdrew.
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5  And, in the very wonder of this, it would be itself again; distinct and clear as ever.
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6  He went the whole length of the expression, and said that he would see him in that extremity first.
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7  If they would rather die," said Scrooge, "they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.
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8  To sit staring at those fixed glazed eyes in silence, for a moment, would play, Scrooge felt, the very deuce with him.
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9  Scrooge expressed himself much obliged, but could not help thinking that a night of unbroken rest would have been more conducive to that end.
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10  To say that he was not startled, or that his blood was not conscious of a terrible sensation to which it had been a stranger from infancy, would be untrue.
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11  The Ghost, on hearing this, set up another cry, and clanked its chain so hideously in the dead silence of the night, that the Ward would have been justified in indicting it for a nuisance.
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12  If the good St. Dunstan had but nipped the Evil Spirit's nose with a touch of such weather as that, instead of using his familiar weapons, then indeed he would have roared to lusty purpose.
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13  But he couldn't replenish it, for Scrooge kept the coal-box in his own room; and so surely as the clerk came in with the shovel, the master predicted that it would be necessary for them to part.
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14  If each smooth tile had been a blank at first, with power to shape some picture on its surface from the disjointed fragments of his thoughts, there would have been a copy of old Marley's head on every one.
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15  This was a great relief, because "Three days after sight of this First of Exchange pay to Mr. Ebenezer Scrooge or his order," and so forth, would have become a mere United States security if there were no days to count by.
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16  All he could make out was, that it was still very foggy and extremely cold, and that there was no noise of people running to and fro, and making a great stir, as there unquestionably would have been if night had beaten off bright day, and taken possession of the world.
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17  If we were not perfectly convinced that Hamlet's Father died before the play began, there would be nothing more remarkable in his taking a stroll at night, in an easterly wind, upon his own ramparts, than there would be in any other middle-aged gentleman rashly turning out after dark in a breezy spot--say St. Paul's Church-yard, for instance--literally to astonish his son's weak mind.
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