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Oliver Twist
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  • You can say nothing to alter my resolution.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Suddenly, he took the desperate resolution to going back to London.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • No,' said Harry; 'to hear you repeat it, if you will—finally repeat it! I will lay at your feet, whatever of station of fortune I may possess; and if you still adhere to your present resolution, will not seek, by word or act, to change it.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Without one pause, or moment's consideration; without once turning his head to the right or left, or raising his eyes to the sky, or lowering them to the ground, but looking straight before him with savage resolution: his teeth so tightly compressed that the strained jaw seemed starting through his skin; the robber held on his headlong course, nor muttered a word, nor relaxed a muscle, until he reached his own door.  (not reviewed by editor)

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