I have five hundred crowns, The thrifty hire I sav’d under your father, Which I did store to be my foster-nurse, When service should in my old limbs lie lame, And unregarded age in corners thrown; Take that: and He that doth the ravens feed, Yea, providently caters for the sparrow, Be comfort to my age!
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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.