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  • She did, at first, put into her contact with the patrons a willingness which should have moved worlds.
  • The Uplifter who is very popular with wealthy patrons can be pretty sure that he has softened his philosophy to please them, and the author who is making lots of money—poor things, I’ve heard ’cause apologizing for it to the shabby bitter-enders; I’ve seen ’cause ashamed of the sleek luggage they got from movie rights.

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as in: a patron of the arts Define
someone who contributes money to an organization or: a supporter of an organization or person
as in: a patron of the restaurant Define
a customer -- especially a regular one
as in: a patron saint Define
in some Christian denominations: a saint who is thought to look after a group, activity, or place
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