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  • It was Christmas Eve, and I had to stir the pudding for next day, with a copper-stick, from seven to eight by the Dutch clock.
  • Flopson, by dint of doubling the baby at the joints like a Dutch doll, then got it safely into Mrs. Pocket’s lap, and gave it the nut-crackers to play with; at the same time recommending Mrs. Pocket to take notice that the handles of that instrument were not likely to agree with its eyes, and sharply charging Miss Jane to look after the same.
  • "Well," said Joe, glancing up at the Dutch clock, "she’s been on the Ram-page, this last spell, about five minutes, Pip.
  • "However," said Joe, rising to replenish the fire; "here’s the Dutch-clock a working himself up to being equal to strike Eight of ’em, and she’s not come home yet!

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  • The Dutch are famous for their tulips.
  • Rembrandt is my favorite Dutch painter.

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