We defuse the artist’s rage with money, sate the politician’s virtue with privilege, for these rewards maintain our innocence.
We destroy those who will not worship the golden calf.
He is acquainted with Herbert's father, Matthew Pocket, because Matthew is Miss Havisham's cousin, though the two are not on good terms.
Herbert explains that Miss Havisham was to be married to a fine gentleman who swindled some money from her, and then left her at the altar.
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Are you sure you want to remove #book Confirmation# and any corresponding bookmarks?Arise from refuge bed, throw off the covers of darkness, join the totalitarian morning and sing your surrender.Pledge not to question your leaders as long as you are fed.Pocket's son until Monday, when they will go to Mr. Pip is given an allowance and Jaggers tells him frankly that he will track Pip's spending to know when Pip is running up debts. His clerk, Wemmick, a dry man who wears many mourning rings from dead clients, takes him to Barnard Inn.The inn is dismal and dreary, and because of his surroundings, Pip feels that London is overrated./ Serena turned into a pair of shears / rusting in an orchard. Evelsizer on June 15, 2010 Format: Paperback Expectations, when one delves into the definitional, subjective splays of this word combining anticipation with the collocated virtue of hope, the reader involved with Gary Beck’s poems, can ascertain then, not simply a topographical realization of interpersonal revelation, but too, an involvement with Beck’s environmental occurrences–those of valid imagination that sketches various tableaus with wondrous imagery and essential dexterity.Summary Pip arrives at Jaggers' office, located in a rundown business area of London.Herbert does not like Estella, and he feels that she is hard, proud, and brought up to wreak revenge on all men for Miss Havisham.Pip explains his expectations briefly and mentions that there are to be no inquiries about who the benefactor is. Herbert currently works in a counting-house, but is an aspiring "capitalist" who hopes to insure merchant ships and make his fortune someday. The following Monday the two proceed to Hammersmith where Pip meets Matthew Pocket and the rest of the family. Pocket greets Pip, is oblivious to everything around her, and resumes reading her book. Pocket, a man not in charge of anything going on in his household, least of all, his wife.“Expectations” is very highly recommended and rewarding reading.‘Serena’: Serena, withered / sits among swollen grape vines / bursting purpose spurts of potency / dreaming of a back seat / in another life / when a migrant hand / plucked the ripeness of her breast / a ravenous traveler / lusting a land of opulence.