Misery

Quotations about Misery by Charles Dickens

Bah! Humbug.

Background. "Bah! Humbug" is a quotation from A Christmas Carol (Stave 1). A Christmas Carol is a novella, or short story, written by Charles Dickens and first published in the Christmas of 1843.   Context. Taken from the line: "Scrooge having no better answer ready on the spur of the moment, said, “Bah!” again; and followed it up with “Humbug." The word humbug was in common use before Charles Dickens wrote this now famous phrase and was used to describe [...]

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