’His daughter has gone to fetch him, but I can’t wait; therefore, if you please, I will leave a message for him with you.’
’It is true, sir,’ returned Mrs. Sparsit, with an affectation of humility the very opposite of his, and therefore in no danger of jostling it.
I therefore hope,’ said Mr. Gradgrind, ’that you can make yourself happy in those relations.’
Therefore, perhaps the expression itself — I merely suggest this to you, my dear — may be a little misplaced.’
The disparity I have mentioned, therefore, almost ceases to be disparity, and (virtually) all but disappears.’
Mr. Bounderby always represented this to be the sole, immediate, and direct object of any Hand who was not entirely satisfied; ’and therefore I know already that you have not come here to make a complaint.
Therefore, sir, I accept your offer gratefully, and with many sincere acknowledgments for past favours.
Therefore, to my patron I will be scrupulously true.
Therefore, if you will allow me — or whether you will or not, for I am a plain man — I’ll tell you something about it before we go any further.’
’You know our governor, Mr. Harthouse,’ said Tom, ’and therefore, you needn’t be surprised that Loo married old Bounderby.
’Sir,’ returned Mrs. Sparsit, ’I cannot say that I have heard him precisely snore, and therefore must not make that statement.
Stephen glanced at Louisa again, but her eyes were raised to his no more; therefore, with a sigh, and saying, barely above his breath, ’Heaven help us aw in this world!’ he departed.
It was late too, to people who rose early and worked hard; therefore the party broke up; and Stephen and Rachael escorted their mysterious acquaintance to the door of the Travellers’ Coffee House, where they parted from her.
You know your father is almost always away now, and therefore I must write to him about it.’
’I don’t understand you, yet,’ said Bounderby, with determined obstinacy, ’and therefore I won’t make any promises.’
Therefore, what has become of yours, I leave you to guess.
Therefore, they repaired, with fluttering hearts, to the wellremembered booth.
Did he catch sight of himself, therefore much despised by his late political associates?
Therefore those who expect any explanation whatever upon that branch of the subject, will be disappointed — particularly Tom Gradgrind, and he can’t know it too soon.
Therefore he rang the bell, and tossing himself negligently on a sofa, ordered ’Some dinner at six — with a beefsteak in it,’ and got through the intervening time as well as he could.
Therefore, though without any other authority than I have given you, and even without the knowledge of any other person than yourself and myself, I ask you to depart from this place to-night, under an obligation never to return to it.’
’Banks, I know, are always suspicious, and officially must be,’ said the stranger, whose lightness and smoothness of speech were pleasant likewise; suggesting matter far more sensible and humorous than it ever contained — which was perhaps a shrewd device of the founder of this numerous sect, whosoever may have been that great man: ’therefore I may observe that my letter — here it is — is from the member for this place — Gradgrind — whom I have had the pleasure of knowing in London.’
Therefore, my band of brothers in a sacred bond, to which your children and your children’s children yet unborn have set their infant hands and seals, I propose to you on the part of the United Aggregate Tribunal, ever watchful for your welfare, ever zealous for your benefit, that this meeting does Resolve: That Stephen Blackpool, weaver, referred to in this placard, having been already solemnly disowned by the community of Coketown Hands, the same are free from the shame of his…
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