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  • "You are not very worldly wise, Allan," said his sister with the slightest tinge of contempt in her voice.

    Marion Arleigh's Penance | Charlotte M. Braeme
  • In a moment all her good resolutions, all the worldly wise advice of Miss Briggs, all her dullness and despair were forgotten.

    December Love | Robert Hichens
  • That this behaviour was not worldly-wise is true enough, but I know of no commandment enjoining us to be worldly-wise.

    Pioneers of Science | Oliver Lodge

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