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Flashcards in Ghost of Christmas Past Deck (3)
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How is the the Ghost described with regard to its approximate age?

It was a strange figure-like a child: yet not so like a child as an old man


How does Scrooge wish to extinguish the Ghost's discomforting light?

"he had a special desire to see the spirit in his cap; and begged him to be covered."


How does Scrooge use humour in an attempt to distract himself from his fear of the Ghost?

"I am the Ghost of Christmas Past."
"Long past?" Inquired Scrooge: observant of its dwarfish stature.