] Sebastian, I have entertained thee Partly that I have need of such a youth That can with some discretion do my business, For ’tis no trusting to yond foolish lout; But chiefly for thy face and thy behaviour, Which, if my augury deceive me not, Witness good bringing up, fortune, and truth: Therefore, know thou, for this I entertain thee.
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Once again (I speak now from the vantage point of hindsight) Nathan was dealing in small auguries of the world to come.
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
The magistrate observed me with a keen eye and of course drew an unfavourable augury from my manner.