Raging Against the World

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Charles Dickens writes…

THE CHIMES

A Goblin Story

OF SOME BELLS

THAT RANG AN OLD YEAR OUT

AND A NEW ONE IN

~~~~~

CHARACTERS

Sir Joseph Bowley, MP, an old and stately gentleman

Master Bowley, son of the preceding

Alderman Cute, a man priding himself on his plain practical knowing character

Will Fern, a poor and honest man, but who has been given a bad name

Mr Filer, a disconsolate gentleman of middle age

Mr Fish, confidential secretary to Sir Joseph Bowley

Richard, a handsome young smith

Tugby, porter to Sir James Bowley

Toby Veck (“Trotty”), a ticket-porter

Lady Bowley, wife of Sir Joseph Bowley

Mrs Anne Chickenstalker, keeper of a ‘general shop’

Lillian Fern, an orphan; niece to Will Fern

Margaret Veck, daughter of Toby Veck

~~~~~

Now doesn’t that just sound like the most amazing book?!!  I can’t wait to find out what happens.  Maybe Mrs Chickenstalker and Alderman Cute will have some sort of relationship, only time will tell…

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