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providence -- as in: divine providence
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David Copperfield
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  • ’Then, when your articled time is over, you’ll be a regular lawyer, I suppose?’ said I. ’With the blessing of Providence, Master Copperfield,’ returned Uriah.
  • ’It was clear enough, as I have told you, years before YOU ever saw her — and why, in the mysterious dispensations of Providence, you ever did see her, is more than humanity can comprehend — it was clear enough that the poor soft little thing would marry somebody, at some time or other; but I did hope it wouldn’t have been as bad as it has turned out.

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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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