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Sketches by Boz

The children are tired, and amuse themselves and the company generally by crying, or resort to the much more pleasant expedient of going to sleep.” is a quotation from Sketches by Boz, Scenes, Chapter 9 (London Recreations).

Sketches by Boz is a collection of short pieces written by Charles Dickens and published as a book in 1836.

 

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