Charles Dickens Quote

The doctor seemed especially troubled by the fact of the robbery having been unexpected, and attempted in the night-time; as if it were the established custom of gentlemen in the housebreaking way to transact business at noon, and to make an appointment, by the twopenny post, a day or two previous.


Bentley's Miscellany (ed. 1838)

Picture Quote 1

The doctor seemed especially troubled by the fact of the robbery having been unexpected, and attempted in the night-time; as if it were the...

Picture Quote 2

The doctor seemed especially troubled by the fact of the robbery having been unexpected, and attempted in the night-time; as if it were the...

Picture Quote 3

The doctor seemed especially troubled by the fact of the robbery having been unexpected, and attempted in the night-time; as if it were the...

Picture Quote 4

The doctor seemed especially troubled by the fact of the robbery having been unexpected, and attempted in the night-time; as if it were the...