University Dermatological Clinic, D-69115, Heidelberg, Germany.
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found Uriah reading a great fat book, with such demonstrative attention,
that his lank forefinger followed up every line as he read, and made clammy
tracks along the page (or so I fully believed) like a snail.
It was no fancy of mine about his hands, I observed; for he frequently
ground the palms against each other as if to squeeze them dry and warm,
besides often wiping them, in a stealthy way, on his pocket-handkerchief."
David Copperfield [...]