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The other Pockets are Miss Havisham's cousins who kiss butt like no
one's business in the hopes of staking a claim in Miss Havisham's
fortune. They're jealous of Pip, Estella, and Matthew Pocket—basically
anyone standing between them and sweet, sweet cash.