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Christmas 2020 – 2 in a series – My Favorite Quotes from A Christmas Carol #1 – Old Marley was Dead!

November 27th, 2020

Christmas 2020 – 2 in a series – My Favorite Quotes from A Christmas Carol #1 – Old Marley was Dead!

Old Marley was as dead as a door-nail. Mind! I don’t mean to say that I know, of my own knowledge, what there is particularly dead about a door-nail. I might have been inclined, myself, to regard a coffin-nail as the deadest piece of ironmongery in the trade. But the wisdom of our ancestors is in the simile; and my unhallowed hands shall not disturb it, or the Country’s done for. You will, therefore, permit me to repeat, emphatically, that Marley was as dead as a door-nail.

Charles Dickens. A Christmas Carol

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