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From the text:
I can see that ﬁgure now— pallidly neat, pitiably respectable, incurably forlorn! It was Bartleby.
After a few words touching his qualiﬁcations, I engaged him, glad to have among my corps of copyists a man of so singularly sedate an aspect, which I thought might operate beneﬁcially upon the ﬂighty temper of Turkey, and the ﬁery one of Nippers.
Bartleby the Scrivener