Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

English writer, novelist and essayist
Now I am in the garden at the back . . . a very preserve of butterflies as I remember it, with a high fence, and a gate . . . where the fruit clusters on the trees, riper and richer than fruit has ever been since, in any other garden, and where my mother gathers some in a basket while I stand by, bolting furtive gooseberries, and trying to look unnerved.More Charles Dickens quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Nobody near me here, but rats, and they are fine stealthy secret fellows.More Charles Dickens quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever knownMore Charles Dickens quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mr. Pickwick took a seat and the paper, but instead of reading the latter, peeped over the top of it, and took a survey of the man of business, who was an elderly, pimply-faced, vegetable-diet sort of man, in a black coat, dark mixture trousers, and small black gaiters; a kind of being who seemed to be an essential part of the desk at which he was writing, and to have as much thought or sentiment.More Charles Dickens quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Probably every new and eagerly expected garment ever put on since clothes came in, fell a trifle short of the wearer's expectation.More Charles Dickens quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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