"But such awful workers, and such awful work!"

John McLenan

Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities, Book III, Ch. 2 ("The Grindstone")

The twenty-first installment of the novel appeared in Harper's Weekly (1 October 1859): 637.; it had originally appeared in the UK on Saturday, 24 September in All the Year Round

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