Madame Xanadu is a fictional character, a comic book mystic published by DC Comics. The character is identified with Nimue, the sorceress from Arthurian mythology made popular by Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur.
David Perdue's Charles Dickens Page. Dickens' Characters . This lady, whose name was Camilla, very much reminded me of my sister, with the difference that she was older, and (as I found when I caught sight of her) of a blunter cast of features. Harriet lives with John and the two inherit James' fortune and donate it, anonymously, to Mr Dombey. Harriet later marries Mr Morfin. Brother of John and Harriet Carker, he elopes with Dombey's wife and is later killed when struck by a train.
A gentleman thirty- eight or forty years old, of a florid complexion, and with two unbroken rows of glistening teeth, whose regularity and whiteness were quite distressing. It was impossible to escape the observation of them, for he showed them whenever he spoke; and bore so wide a smile upon his countenance (a smile, however, very rarely, indeed, extending beyond his mouth), that there was something in it like the snarl of a cat. He is looked upon with scorn by his younger brother because he embezzled money from the firm when a young man.
Harriet Carker is his sister. She was a mild and patient creature if her face spoke truth; but she was thankful in her soul to hear it, and she said so, with clasped hands.
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She prayed forgiveness the next moment, and was sorry; but the first was the emotion of her heart. Jarndyce and a party to the case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce. He marries Ada Clare and later dies when his health declines as the estate he hopes to acquire is consumed in court costs. He was a handsome youth with an ingenuous face and a most engaging laugh.. He was very young, not more than nineteen.
He later takes Darnay's place at the guillotine. It is a far, far better thing I do than I have ever done, it is a far, far better rest I go to than I have ever known. Pancks later exposes Casby by cutting his long gray hair in front of the residents of Bleeding Heart Yard. Later employed by Arthur Clennam in Bleeding Heart Yard after being injured in a mail coach accident.
Classic Camp from our beloved Bea as she and Madame get catty, discuss 'The Rock' and finish with an old Sophie Tucker tune.
Aids in the search for Rigaud. Marries the former Mrs Rachael. Chadband is attached to no particular denomination and is considered by his persecutors to have nothing so very remarkable to say on the greatest of subjects as to render his volunteering, on his own account, at all incumbent on his conscience; but he has his followers.
She steals from her employer and runs off to London with Noah Claypole. Benevolent businessmen who employ and befriend Nicholas Nickleby and his family.
Frank Cheeryble, who marries Kate Nickleby, is their nephew. The couple relocate to the West Indies. Becomes a member of Parliament. Killed in a duel by Emma's uncle Geoffrey. A plain elderly gentleman.
A stout bald gentleman, with a very large face, and his hands continually in his pockets, and who had a tendency in his nature to whistle and hum tunes. Quote: Make an effort. In Trotty's dream she marries Tugby and is Meg's landlady. His face, close- shaven, thin, and sallow, was shaded by a great quantity of dark hair, brushed into a roll all round his head, and parted up the centre.
He was the meekest of his sex, the mildest of little men. He later establishes a practice . He is married and has a daughter. He had small twinkling eyes, and a pock- marked face; wore a fur cap, a dark corduroy jacket, greasy fustian trousers, and an apron. Young John loves Amy Dorrit and assists in finding her father's fortune. Mrs Chivery runs a tobacco shop around the corner from the Marshalsea on Horsemonger Lane. Like many others Martin Meets in America the General is considered .
Chollop enforces the propagation of liberty with a brace of revolving- pistols. Greedy and tight- fisted business man who breeds these same qualities into his son, Jonas, who tries to poison him for his trouble. Marries Mercy Pecksniff and, through his cruelty, breaks her spirit. He murders Tigg, the murder is discovered, and on the way to prison poisons himself. He has a falling out with his grandfather over his love for Mary Graham. Becomes a pupil of Pecksniff who, because of pressure from the grandfather, throws young Martin out. After a trip to America with Mark Tapley, he comes back to England and, after the undoing of Pecksniff, reconciles with his grandfather and marries Mary Graham.
Martin is suspicious of his hypocritical relatives, chiefly Pecksniff, whose hypocrisy Martin exposes and is reconciled with his grandson, young Martin. After Pip loses his fortune he is also employed in the firm. Noah runs away to London with Charlotte and joins Fagin's band, taking the name of Morris Bolter. Fagin uses him to spy on Nancy. After Fagin's capture he testifies against him and becomes an informer for the police. A large- headed, small- eyed youth, of lumbering make and heavy countenance..
On his father's death he falls out with his mother and gives up his share of the family business. He befriends Amy Dorrit at the Marshalsea and becomes business partner to Daniel Doyce. After losing everything in a banking scam by Merdle he is himself imprisoned in the Marshalsea.
His health fails and Amy cares for him in the prison. The novel ends with Arthur and Amy's marriage. She avoids a blackmail scheme by Rigaud/Blandois when her tumble- down house tumbles down on him. A dark- complexioned young woman, with a habit of snorting. He fakes his death and is buried in a mock funeral in London. Cly surfaces later as a spy and informer in Paris and ends up on the guillotine.
A widow lady of that highly sympathetic nature that she agreed with everybody, blessed everybody, and shed smiles and tears on everybody, according to circumstances. A Coiner, a very good workman. The Recorder's report is made to- day, and he is sure to be executed on Monday. He is an accomplice of Magwitch in the original prison break. He later exposes Magwitch and accidentally drowns when Magwitch is recaptured.
Orphan and later a nursery- governess when she marries David Copperfield Sr. A widow when David Jr is born, she is later lured into marriage by Edward Murdstone, who destroys her spirit and she dies along with her newborn son while David is away at school. Pretty hair and youthful shape.. Meek, mild, and no match for her new husband, Mr Murdstone, and his sister. Begins life with his widowed mother and their maid, Peggotty. When his mother marries Mr. Murdstone his life becomes miserable.
He is sent to Creakle's school where he meets Steerforth and Traddles. After the death of his mother he goes to work at Murdstone and Grinby and is lodged with the Micawbers. David runs away to live with his aunt Betsey Trotwood in Dover. He later marries his employer Spenlow's daughter, Dora. Dora dies and David marries longtime friend, Agnes Wickfield.
David, like Dickens, becomes a successful author. Buried in the churchyard in view of David's bedroom window. I was a posthumous child. She marries Bumble making him miserable. The Bumbles are disgraced when they contrive with Monks to hide Oliver's past.
They end up as paupers in the workhouse they once ruled over. After Mrs Corney marries Mr Bumble he wishes the former Mr Corney were still alive. His lair on Jacob's Island is where Sikes eventually seeks refuge after Nancy's murder. He was dressed in a smartly- cut snuff- coloured coat, with large brass buttons; an orange neckerchief; a coarse, staring, shawl- pattern waistcoat; and drab breeches.
Bob endures Scrooge's mistreatment until Scrooge, reformed by the visit of the three spirits, raises Bob's salary and vows to help his struggling family. The Cratchit family consists of Bob's wife, eldest daughter Martha, daughter Belinda, son Peter, two younger children: boy and girl, and Tiny Tim. They were not a handsome family; they were not well dressed; their shoes were far from being water- proof; their clothes were scanty. She is not quite as mild as her husband, wishing to give Scrooge of her mind to feast upon, and hope he had a good appetite for it. Dressed out but poorly in a twice- turned gown, but brave in ribbons, which are cheap and make a goodly show for sixpence. Also brave in ribbons. Martha lives away from home and is a poor apprentice at a milliner's shop.
The two young Cratchits laughed tremendously at the idea of Peter's being a man of business; and Peter himself looked thoughtfully at the fire from between his collars, as if he were deliberating what particular investments he should favour when he came into the receipt of that bewildering income. The forecast of Tim's death by the Ghosts of Christmas Present and Future is instrumental in Scrooge's reformation after which Tim is afforded proper medical attention and is cured. Dickens based Tiny Tim (and also Paul Dombey Jr) on his sister Fanny's crippled son Henry Burnett Jr. Alas for Tiny Tim, he bore a little crutch, and. He shows up later in the story as a Middlesex Magistrate who gives David and Tommy Traddles a tour of the Pentonville prison.
He was based on William Jones, headmaster of Wellington Academy which Dickens attended from 1. Creakle's face was fiery, and his eyes were small, and deep in his head; he had thick veins in his forehead, a little nose, and a large chin. He was bald on the top of his head; and had some thin wet- looking hair that was just turning grey, brushed across each temple, so that the two sides interlaced on his forehead. He takes Tommy Traddles' side when his wife comes out strongly against Sophy's marriage. He is an excellent man, most exemplary in every way; and he pointed out to .
She is a very superior woman indeed, but the damp country is not adapted to her constitution, and - in fact, she has lost the use of her limbs. Sarah has something the matter with her spine, poor girl. Traddles has trouble gaining permission to marry Sophy because she is indispensible to her large family.
Sophy arrives at the house of Dora's aunts, in due course. She has the most agreeable of faces, .
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