Once a gentleman, and always a gentleman.

Background. "Once a gentleman, and always a gentleman" is a quotation from Little Dorrit. (Book 2, Chapter 28). Little Dorrit was the eleventh novel from Charles Dickens, serialised between 1855 and 1857. A rags to riches story set in the 1820’s, Little Dorrit centres around the changing fortunes of the Dorrit family.   Context. Quotation from the character Rigaud. Taken from the following passage in Book 2, Chapter 28 of Little Dorrit: ‘Madman! A large glass,’ said Rigaud. Signor Panco put [...]

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