A Christmas Carol

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A Christmas Carol is a novella, or short story, written by Charles Dickens and first published in the Christmas of 1843.

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The clerk in the Tank involuntarily applauded. Becoming immediately sensible of the impropriety, he poked the fire, and extinguished the last frail spark for ever.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 1). The clerk in the Tank involuntarily applauded. Becoming immediately sensible of the impropriety, he poked the fire, and extinguished the last frail spark for ever.

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It was shrouded in a deep black garment, which concealed its head, its face, its form.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 4). It was shrouded in a deep black garment, which concealed its head, its face, its form.

You’re quite a powerful speaker, sir, I wonder you don’t go into Parliament.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 1). You’re quite a powerful speaker, sir, I wonder you don’t go into Parliament.

I don’t make merry myself at Christmas and I can’t afford to make idle people merry.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 1). I don’t make merry myself at Christmas and I can’t afford to make idle people merry.

He became as good a friend, as good a master, and as good a man, as the good old city knew, or any other good old city, town, or borough, in the good old world.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 5). He became as good a friend, as good a master, and as good a man, as the good old city knew, or any other good old city, town, or borough, in the good old world.

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External heat and cold had little influence on Scrooge. No warmth could warm, no wintry weather chill him.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 1). External heat and cold had little influence on Scrooge. No warmth could warm, no wintry weather chill him.

It’s likely to be a very cheap funeral, for upon my life I don’t know of anybody to go to it.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 4). It’s likely to be a very cheap funeral for upon my life I don’t know of anybody to go to it.

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A speckled cannon-ball, so hard and firm, blazing in half of half-a-quartern of ignited brandy, and bedight with Christmas holly stuck into the top.

Charles Dickens A Christmas Carol Quotations (Stave 3). A speckled cannon-ball, so hard and firm, blazing in half of half-a-quartern of ignited brandy, and bedight with Christmas holly stuck into the top.

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