A Tale of Two Cities, one of Charles Dickens' most popular works, is highly recognized for its opening line, It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. The two cities of the title are Paris and London; the time is the height of the French Revolution. From the gripping opening scene of the coach drive to the heroic climax in the shadow of the guillotine, Dickens creates a vivid picture of social turmoil and the unfolding of a dramatic love story.
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