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Charles Dickens, from Nicholas Nickleby
“There once lived in a sequestered part of the county of Devonshire, one Mr. Godfrey Nickleby, a worthy gentleman, who taking it into his head rather late in life that he must get married, and not being young enough or rich enough to aspire to the hand of a lady of fortune, had wedded an old flame out of mere attachment, who in her turn had taken him for the same reason: thus two people who cannot afford to play cards for money, sometimes sit down to a quiet game for love.”
Can you act? Do you want be part of our local history?!!
Medway Council are looking for actors to take part in an exciting film project telling the story of the Battle of Medway – a 17th century conflict between the English and Dutch navies. 182 more words
After surviving Bleak House I am a Charles Dickens hold out.
You can’t say I didn’t try. Every day for two weeks, between 12:30 and 2 pm I watched over a room of sleeping 3-year-olds and with nothing else to pass the time I slogged my way through this 900-paged behemoth. 2,295 more words