Oliver Twist
Oliver Twist
by Charles Dickens
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Oliver Twist Literature and Writing Quotes Page 4

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Quote #10

I would fain linger yet with a few of those among whom I have so long moved. (53.14)

Here, the narrator talks about the figures he has "moved" – is he talking about the characters as though they were chess pieces that he’s been moving around the board, or is he talking about wanting to spend more time with the readers, whom he has "moved" emotionally? It’s ambiguous.

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