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- " Your story is a very instructive one," observed the general. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- That last answer is very instructive. - "Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism", Allen Putnam.
- It is instructive and reassuring to note how frequently, among the early Friends, the practice of waiting did have the desired sequel. - "An Interpretation of Friends Worship", N. Jean Toomer.