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providence -- as in: divine providence
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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  • Yet may we shelter ourselves in the infinite goodness of Providence, which would not forever punish the innocent beyond that third or fourth generation which is threatened in Holy Writ.
  • To that Providence, my sons, I hereby commend you, and I counsel you by way of caution to forbear from crossing the moor in those dark hours when the powers of evil are exalted.

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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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