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There’s a true saying that nothing travels so fast as ill news.

Background. "There’s a true saying that nothing travels so fast as ill news." is a quotation from Martin Chuzzlewit (Chapter 31). Martin Chuzzlewit is the sixth novel by Charles Dickens originally published between 1843 and 1844.     Context. This quotation is said Tom Pinch in a conversation with Mary Graham. Mary is concerned she has not heard any news recently about the young Martin Chuzzlewit. The conversation is being secretly listened to by Mr Pecksniff. Taken from the following [...]

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