'At this festive season of the year, Mr Scrooge,' said the gentleman, taking up a pen, 'it is more than usually desirable that we should make some slight provision for the poor and destitute, who suffer greatly at the present time. ... We choose this time, because it is a time, of all others, when Want is keenly felt, and Abundance rejoices.'Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
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Charles Dickens

English writer whose novels depicted and criticized social injustice (1812-1870)

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