- a former province in N France: artesian wells.
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For this divined and persistent loyalty Artois had a sensation of absolute love.
He was going to put it back on his dark hair, when Artois held his arm.
Artois wondered, but could not divine, what was at the back of his mind.
Artois heard voices in the house, and listened for a new one, the voice of Peppina.
As they drove off Artois drew out some small square bits of paper.
- a former province of N France
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