Mr. Browlow was no less surprised, although his astonishment was not expressed in the same eccentric manner.
Before his removal, he had managed to contract a strong friendship for Mr. Grimwig, which that eccentric gentleman cordially reciprocated.
In fact, Mr. Fagin had so well humoured his young friend’s eccentric disposition, that Master Bates, who had at first been disposed to consider the imprisoned Dodger rather in the light of a victim, now looked upon him as the chief actor in a scene of most uncommon and exquisite humour, and felt quite impatient for the arrival of the time when his old companion should have so favourable an opportunity of displaying his abilities.
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She’s a little eccentric, but we don’t mind because she’s the best player on the team.
The home was built and then abandoned by an eccentric billionaire.