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Silas Marner

Silas Marner

by George Eliot

Silas Marner: Quotes (What Was Said) True or False

1. "I should be glad to see a good change in anybody, Mr Godfrey […] but it 'ud be better if no change was wanted" (1.12.87). Who said this?Silas Marner
2. "There's debts we can't pay like money debts, by paying extra for the years that have slipped by" (2.20.5). To what debt is Godfrey referring?The horse that Dunstan stole
3. "But she'll be my little un […] she'll be nobody else's" (1.15.18). When Silas says this, people are telling him that he should give Eppie to whom?The innkeeper's wife
4. "You may prosper, for all that: there is no just God that governs the earth righteously, but a God of lies" (1.1.15). When did Silas say this?When WIlliam Dane betrayed him
5. : "And if you could but ha' gone on trustening […] you wouldn't ha' run away from your fellow-creaturs and been so lone" (2.16.40). Who said this to whom?Nancy Lammeter to Godfrey Cass

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