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The Cratchit family The Cratchits give us an insight into what life was like for poor in Victorian. Despite their poverty and ill-health (Tiny Tim) they embody the Christmas spirit with their optimistic outlook and strong sense of family. Bob Cratchit - Scrooge's clerk, a kind, mild, and very poor man with a large family. Though treated harshly by his boss, Bob Cratchit remains a humble, dedicated and loyal employee. Key quotes: Stave One “the clerk’s fire was so much smaller that it looked like one coal” – the feeble fire represents Scrooge’s cold attitude towards his clerk “he ran home to Camden Toward as hard as he could pelt” – this shows how excited Bob Cratchit is to be with his family for Christmas, clear love for his family Stave Three (Ghost of Christmas Present visits the Cratchits) “Tiny Time rode upon his shoulder” – Bob carries Tiny Tim everywhere and is completely devoted to his children “Oh what a wonderful pudding! Bob Cratchit regarded it as her greatest success” – There is
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  • Fall '15
  • Mr. Davidson
  • History, Bob Cratchit, Ghost of Christmas Present, Tiny Tim

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