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- Loki became guileful from that wicked woman; thence in the world are all giantesses come. - "The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson", Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson.
- Hence it must be that in the former army officer's plan lay some intent more complex than mere open- and- shut meeting and slaying: some carefully planned and guileful climax to be approached by indirection. - "The Law of Hemlock Mountain", Hugh Lundsford.
- You are guileful as a Greek. - "A Victor of Salamis", William Stearns Davis.