"You fear the world too much." Yes- the heart of Scrooge's matter.

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Jan 8Liked by warrioreowyn

Every line of hers is pointed and beautiful:

"In a changed nature; in an altered spirit; in another atmosphere of life; another Hope as its great end. In everything that made my love of any worth or value in your sight. If this had never been between us," said the girl, looking mildly, but with steadiness, upon him, "tell me, would you seek me out and try to win me now? Ah, no!"

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