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Flashcards in Great Expectations First Part Play Deck (13):
0

It must have stopped. My timepiece is always correct

(Appear)
What name?

1

Pumblechook

Quite right. (Unlock gate, Pip is pushed through)

2

This is Pip

This is Pip, is it? Come in, Pip. (Pumblechook tries to follow) Do you wish to see Miss Havisham?

3

I'm sure Miss Havisham wishes to see me

Ah, but you see, she don't. (Shuts the gate in his face, leads Pip on). Don't loiter, boy.

4

And being a girl
(Answer is stage directions)

Leads Pip upwards, with a candle, knocks on Miss Havisham's door, after "Come in", motions Pip in and leaves.

5

So new to him, so old to me; so strange to him, so familiar to me; so melancholy to us both.
(Answer is stage directions)

Enters

6

Let me see you play cards with this boy.

With this boy!? Why, he's nothing but a common laboring boy!

7

(Aside to Estella) Well? You can break his heart.

What do you play, boy?

8

Only beggar my neighbor, miss
(Estella brings out a deck of cards, deals, they play, Pip drops some cards)

He's stupid and clumsy-look at his hands, so coarse! (They play)

9

Narrator: the girl won her name was Estella...Estella took the candle and lead him out
*smug, then get up, lead*

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10

Estella took the candle and lead him out

(Going) You're crude. You're clumsy. Your boots are ugly!

11

Pip-tears
Me-happy

He quickly dried his eyes so she would not catch him weeping

Why don't you cry again, boy?

12

Because I don't want to

Yes you do. You cried before, and you'll cry again.