January 25th, 2013

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better circumstances

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"I sometimes derived an impression, from his manner or from a whispered word or two which escaped him, that he pondered over the question whether he might have been a better man under better circumstances. But he never justified himself by a hint tending that way, or tried to bend the past out of its eternal shape."

- Charles Dickens, GREAT EXPECTATIONS (no Kindle)