Population

If they would rather die, they’d better do it, and decrease the surplus population.

Background. "If they would rather die, they'd better do it, and decrease the surplus population." 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.   Illustration from the original publication of A Christmas Carol showing Ebenezer Scrooge (left), here being visited by the ghost of his former business partner, Jacob Marley. Context. The quote is said by [...]

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