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A Christmas Carol
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  • The consequences were uproarious beyond belief; but no one seemed to care; on the contrary, the mother and daughter laughed heartily, and enjoyed it very much; and the latter, soon beginning to mingle in the sports, got pillaged by the young brigands most ruthlessly.

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  • The road is not safe because of roving brigands.
  • He sounds charming, but has the morals of a remorseless brigand.

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