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Flashcards in A Christmas carol Quotes Deck (10)
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1

Preface by Dickens
About the book

I HAVE endeavoured in this Ghostly little book, to raise the Ghost of an Idea (PREFACE)

2

Stave one quote

Once upon a time...

3

Scrooge to the charity collectors about the population

"If they would rather die," said Scrooge, "they had better do it, and decrease the surplus population.”

4

The ghost telling Scrooge about him being haunts
Marley’s ghost

“You will be haunted," resumed the Ghost, "by Three Spirits." (MARLEY'S GHOST)

5

Carol singer
Stave 2

"There was a boy singing a Christmas Carol at my door last night. I should like to have given him something: that's all"(STAVE 2)

6

Scrooge to the charity collectors then repeated by the ghost
(?)
Stave 3

Are there no prisons.' said the Spirit, turning on him for the last time with his own words. `Are there no workhouses.' (STAVE 3)

7

Stave 4
Scrooge wants to change?

Assure me that I yet may change these shadows you have shown me, by an altered life!" (STAVE 4, TO GHOST OF CHRISTMAS YET TO COME)

8

Stave 5
Scrooge living in different time zones

“I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future!" (STAVE 5)

9

About the spirits
Stave 5

The Spirits have done it all in one night."(Stave 5)

10

To the charity collectors
Stave 5

“Not a farthing less. A great many back-payments are included in it" (TO THE CHARITY COLLECTORS Stave 5)