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Old Nick Quotes

Four of the best book quotes from Old Nick
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“Nothing makes Ma scared. Except Old Nick maybe. Mostly she calls him just ‘him’, I didn’t even know the name for him until I saw a cartoon about a guy that comes in the night called Old Nick.”
Emma Donoghue
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Room
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Jack
Old Nick
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″‘I thought he was going to punish us too.’ I try to imagine. ‘Like if there were two Rooms, if he put me in one and you in the other one.‘”
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“Beep beep, that’s Door. Ma jumps up and makes a sound, I think she hit her head. She shuts Wardrobe tight.”
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Jack
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wardrobe
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“What if [Old Nick] comes and Ma won’t wake up, will he be even more madder? Will he make worse marks on her?”
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Old Nick
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worse
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