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The Daily Scrooge - Part 5

But you were always a good man of business, Jacob,” faltered Scrooge, who now began to apply this to himself.

“Business!” cried the Ghost, wringing its hands again.

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THE DICKENS SPIRIT, NOW AND ALWAYS


Among my favorite teachers was one of the two male teachers in an all-girl high school. He taught English, my favorite subject. In junior year, he took our class to see the Christmas show at Radio City Music Hall. 620 more words

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Getting Into the Spirit: A Christmas Carol

Before now, I have actually never read A Christmas Carol. I’ve seen movies and a few plays, but I didn’t own a copy of this book until a week ago. 460 more words

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The Daily Scrooge - Part 4

How shall I ever understand this world? There is nothing on which it is so hard as poverty, and yet, there is nothing it condemns with such severity as the pursuit of wealth.

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If you like Sherlock Holmes, You'll like this!

I just got finished reading an awesome mystery book that left me wondering where it was going to end and who the killer really was. It’s another one of those classic, old-time books. 596 more words

Book Review – Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Title: Jane Eyre
Author: Charlotte Bronte
Format: Paperback
Written: 1847
Published: 2010

Jane Eyre is a classic that has been sitting on my “to read” stack for a long time, and I’m happy to say I have now sampled all three Bronte sisters.  519 more words

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The Daily Scrooge - Part 3

A conversation between Scrooge and the ghost of his old partner, Jacob Marley, who has been dead for seven years at the start of the book: 404 more words

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