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First, a suggestion. Read it slowly enough to capture the inflections and to allow your imagination to visualize Dickens's description. Many of his contemporary readers did read his fiction aloud, often doing so for the benefit of an audience not everyone could afford even the cheal serialized numbers or for oneself.
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