Fear

The bellows seemed to roar for the fugitives.

Background. "The bellows seemed to roar for the fugitives." is a quotation from Great Expectations (Chapter 5). Great Expectations is Charles Dickens's thirteenth novel first published between 1860 and 1861.   Context. Dickens shows Pip's fear of the forge. Taken from the following passage in Chapter 5 of Great Expectations: As I watched them while they all stood clustering about the forge, enjoying themselves so much, I thought what terrible good sauce for a dinner my fugitive friend on the marshes was. [...]

2018-04-30T15:18:44+00:00 Categories: Great Expectations|Tags: |

Every Sunday night, from eleven until the clock strikes twelve, I will walk on London Bridge if I am alive.

Background. "Every Sunday night, from eleven until the clock strikes twelve, I will walk on London Bridge if I am alive" is a quotation from Oliver Twist (Chapter 40). Oliver Twist, subtitled The Parish Boy’s Progress, is the second novel by Charles Dickens, published in 1837.   Have Your Say. Give your view on "Every Sunday night, from eleven until the clock strikes twelve, I will walk on London Bridge if I am alive" with a rating and help us [...]

2017-12-08T13:16:23+00:00 Categories: Oliver Twist|Tags: , |