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Grandfather," said Charley, "I am tired to death of this dismal rain and of hearing the wind roar in the chimney.
I am glad of it," said he, in a much brisker tone, and throwing down the newspaper again, "for I am tired to death.
I am tired to death of living in this cold, dark, windy, smoky, creaking, groaning, dismal old house.