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126Deprived of life, a dead person is then a corpse, cadaver, a body, a set of remains, and finally a skeleton.


121Great Expectations was first published as ongoing weeklies in Dickens’ magazine, All the Year Round. To engage the readers, and bring in new ones, Dickens had to write each week a part of the story that was absorbing, captivating, and full of drama. I think that’s why the novel feels like a speeding race.

119How to deal with bullies: know what kind you are dealing with; work your way around them; show minimum reaction to them; do not make jokes at your own expense to prove anything to them; reflect an insult back to them; report them to an authority figure; help others; RUN! (Apply also to ex espouses).