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Our Mutual Friend

By Dickens, Charles

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Book Id: WPLBN0000676252
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Reproduction Date: 2005

Title: Our Mutual Friend  
Author: Dickens, Charles
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Language: English
Subject: Fiction, Literature, Literature & drama
Collections: Penn State University's Electronic Classics Series Collection
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Dickens, C. (n.d.). Our Mutual Friend. Retrieved from http://www.self.gutenberg.org/


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Excerpt: It was a foggy day in London, and the fog was heavy and dark. Animate London, with smarting eyes and irritated lungs, was blinking, wheezing, and choking; inanimate London was a sooty spectre, divided in purpose between being visible and invisible, and so being wholly neither. Gaslights flared in the shops with a haggard and unblest air, as knowing themselves to be night-creatures that had no business abroad under the sun; while the sun itself when it was for a few moments dimly indicated through circling eddies of fog, showed as if it had gone out and were collapsing flat and cold.

 
 



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