Lagniappe: Lazarus and David Copperfield

8 days ago   |   By Happy Catholic

One Sunday night my mother reads to Peggotty and me in there, that Lazarus was raised up from the dead. And I am so frightened that they are obliged to take me out of bed, and show me the quiet churchyard out of the bedroom window, with the dead alllying in their graves at rest, below the solemn moon.
Charles Dickens, David Copperfield It never would have occurred to me to think about the story of Lazarus as terrifying children. I can see it though. The walking dead... not a comforting idea without deeper context.
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