Marilla did not look as if she thought Providence had much to do with the matter.
Mrs. Rachel was not often sick and had a well-defined contempt for people who were; but grippe, she asserted, was like no other illness on earth and could only be interpreted as one of the special visitations of Providence.
Anne permitted herself to be led down and comforted, reflecting that it was really providential that Mrs. Allan was a kindred spirit.
"I call it providential," said Diana.
However, I suppose I shall just have to trust to Providence and be careful to put in the flour.
It’s providential that I practiced those recitations so often up in the garret, or I’d never have been able to get through.
It was Providence, because the Almighty saw we needed her, I reckon.
But mine was answered, for the flat bumped right into a pile for a minute and I flung the scarf and the shawl over my shoulder and scrambled up on a big providential stub.
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On the eve of battle, he prayed that providence was in our favor.