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References in classic literature
How was it that he, Dunstan Cass, who had often heard talk of Marner's miserliness
, had never thought of suggesting to Godfrey that he should frighten or persuade the old fellow into lending the money on the excellent security of the young Squire's prospects?
is a capital quality to run in families; it's the safe side for madness to dip on.
In old-fashioned times an "independence" was hardly ever made without a little miserliness
as a condition, and you would have found that quality in every provincial district, combined with characters as various as the fruits from which we can extract acid.