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fairy godfather

  1. a kindly sponsor or guardian; godfather.
  2. a fairy-tale character who uses magical powers to help a hero or heroine.
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  • I would have said fairy-godfather, but I have never come across a fairy-godfather in all my reading, and I must be truthful.

    The Romance of an Old Fool

    Roswell Field