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by Charles Dickens

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Identify and describe Herbert Pocket in Great Expectations.

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Herbert Pocket, Jr. is Pip's roomate in college and his best friend. Herbert is not terribly bright, but he is an extremely kind person and a loyal friend. Herbert is unquestioningly generous; when he comes into an unexpected fortune, he expansively offers to share it with Pip, and, at the end of the story, when Pip is left destitute, he kindly offers him a job. Herbert's...

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