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Saint Peter
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Bleak House
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Saint Peter
Used in
Bleak House
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  • The lodging was rather confined as to space, but I fancied that if Mrs. Jellyby's household had been the only lodgers in Saint Paul's or Saint Peter's, the sole advantage they would have found in the size of the building would have been its affording a great deal of room to be dirty in.  (not reviewed by editor)

Samples from Other Sources
  • Jesus invited the fisherman, Peter, to become a fisher of men.

  • Some say it`s a Christian reference to the hidden teachings of Saint Peter—the Rock.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol

  • "You are going to argue with Saint Peter at the gate," Mama said.
    Julia Alvarez  --  In the Time of the Butterflies
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