‘I could not do what I have promised, for money,’ she replied. ‘I could not take it, if I was starving. To give me money would be to take away your trust, to take away the object that you have given me, to take away the only certain thing that saves me from the river.’ Dickens, Charles. David Copperfield (Macmillan Collector's Library Book 50) (pp. 984-985). Pan Macmillan. Kindle Edition.

— The prostitute Martha to help search for fallen angel Little Emily  

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