Again: those nobles who had seen the coming storm in time, and anticipating plunder or confiscation, had made provident remittances to Tellson’s, were always to be heard of there by their needy brethren.
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I had thought my parents as tediously provident, but when they offered to pay for my college I appreciated their foresight.
It seems I have always been fortunate to be in a certain provident time and place, which must be my sole skill, and worth, and luck.