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providence -- as in: divine providence
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Death of a Salesman
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  • WILLY: Well, I got on the road, and I went north to Providence.
  • BIFF: The Mayor of Providence!
  • WILLY: Knocked ’em cold in Providence, slaughtered ’em in Boston.
  • WILLY: I did five hundred gross in Providence and seven hundred gross in Boston.
  • WILLY: Well, I—I did—about a hundred and eighty gross in Providence.

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  • On the eve of battle, he prayed that providence was in our favor.
  • Providence has been good to me.

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