Christmas will do us good – Dickens

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“‘There are many things from which I might have derived good, by which I have not profited, I dare say,’ returned the nephew. ‘Christmas among the rest. But I am sure I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round . . . as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time; the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely, and to think of people below them as if they really were fellow-passengers to the grave, and not another race of creatures bound on other journeys. And therefore, uncle, though it has never put a scrap of gold or silver in my pocket, I believe that it has done me good, and will do me good; and I say, God bless it!”

Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

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One thought on “Christmas will do us good – Dickens

  1. Amen Sister in Christ Jesus!! God Bless you all my friends!!

    Merry CHRISTmas to all my Brothers and Sisters in Christ Jesus!!

    Love ❤ Always,

    Kristi Ann

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