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A procuress then, who lived on the Pont des Tournelles, was visited one day by a knight, who put a ring into her hands.The Merrie Tales Of Jacques Tournebroche|Anatole France
Instead of returning me to my home, the procuress left me in an isolated dwelling not far from Versailles.The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2|Eugne Sue
When the lady arrives, the introduction takes place, and the business is transacted, as far as the procuress is concerned.
A cuckoo, her throat still happy from tasting all sorts of fruit-syrups, is cooing like a procuress.The Little Clay Cart|(Attributed To) King Shudraka
He curses a certain procuress, whom he overhears instructing his mistress in the arts of a courtesan.