It is said that the children of the very poor are not brought up, but dragged up.

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Bleak House

itemIt is said that the children of the very poor are not brought up, but dragged up.” is a quotation from Bleak House (Chapter 6).

item Bleak House was the ninth novel by Charles Dickens, intended to illustrate the evils caused by long, drawn-out legal cases in the Court of Chancery.

 

 

 

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