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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • I beg you, sir, as a boon, a favour to myself.’
  • ůspeech as only an Irish member can make, breathing the true soul and spirit of poetry, and poured forth with such fervour, that it made one warm to look at him; in the course whereof, he told them how he would demand the extension of that great boon to his native country; how he would claim for her equal rights in the muffin laws as in all other laws; and how he yet hoped to see the day when crumpets should be toasted in her lowly cabins, and muffin bells should ring in her rich greenů

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  • More weapons would be a boon as well.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • The first boon has been that when the flu arrived on campus last week, we knew in minutes who brought it.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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