The theme I have chosen is "Deep Down There Is Good In People. Here we can see Scrooge's cold-hearted personality.
A Merry Christmas Uncle!
slight provision for the poor
That night Scrooge is confronted by his former dead business partner. He warns him of the three spirits and tells him he has a chance to escape his fate. Scrooge seems to accept what will happen.
I am here tonight to warn you you have a yet a chance of escaping my fate
You will be haunted by Three Spirits
Here we can start seeing the development of Scrooge having good in him. He isn't grumpy and admitting that he probably won't be doing good actions. This is showing a little good already.
I am mortal and liable to fail
Bear but a touch of my hand there
This one of the few times that in Stave 2 when Scrooge see something and wishes he could have treated someone better. He saw how nice Fezziwig was to him He is starting to show remorse and good in him.
Something I Think
I should like to able to say a word or two to my clerk
Yo ho there Ebeneezer
This a big character moment for Scrooge. Part of his personality we saw in early in the story is he does not care about family and has very little connection to his family. Now he is seeing how happy family makes him.
One half hour spirit only one
Ha Ha Ha
By telling the spirit to lead on he knows that this is bringing the good out of him and is determined to be the best person he can be.