A Christmas Carol - Key Quotes

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A Christmas Carol - Key Quotes

Scrooge: "Bah Humbug!"

Narrator: "Oh! But he was a tight-fisted hand at the grindstone Scrooge! A squeezing, wrenching, grasping, scraping, cluthing covetous old sinner!"

Scrooge: "If I could work my will, every idiot who goes about with 'Merry Christmas' on his lips should be boiled in his own pudding and buried with a stake of holy through his heart. He should!"

Fred: "I am sorry for [Scrooge]. I couldn't be angry with him if I tried. Who suffers by his ill whims? Himself always."

Narrator:"There's nothing in the world so irresistably contagious as laughter and good humour"

Scrooge to the Ghost of Jacob Marley:"You may be an undigested bit of beef, a blot of mustard, a crumb of cheese, a fragment of underdone potato. There's more of gravy than of grave about you, whatever you are!"

Ghost of Jacob Marley to

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