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- All this time, the two boys followed him closely about: getting out of his sight, so nimbly, every time he turned round, that it was impossible to follow their motions.Chapter 9 — Containing Further Particulars Concerning the Pleansant.... (75% in)
- The old crone tottered along the passages, and up the stairs, muttering some indistinct answers to the chidings of her companion; being at length compelled to pause for breath, she gave the light into her hand, and remained behind to follow as she might: while the more nimble superior made her way to the room where the sick woman lay.Chapter 24 — Treats on a Very Poor Subject. But is a Short One, and.... (12% in)
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