1 When she told Marianne what she had done, however, her first reply was not very auspicious.
2 On the day before it, I received an official note from Wemmick, informing me that Mr. Jaggers would be glad if I would call upon him at five in the afternoon of the auspicious day.
3 Monsieur Madeleine," resumed Fauchelevent, "you have arrived at a very auspicious moment, I mean to say a very inauspicious moment; one of the ladies is very ill.
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4 But the day did not close so auspiciously as it began.
5 Hither, on the first morning of my so auspiciously beginning life on my own account, the oldest of the regular boys was summoned to show me my business.
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6 What I felt, in returning so auspiciously to the old familiar places, I shall not endeavour to describe.
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