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  • He was not rich, but would spend his last groat to be better dressed than others, and would rather deprive himself of many pleasures than allow himself to be seen in a shabby equipage or appear in the streets of Petersburg in an old uniform.
  • Considering the amount of time he seems to spend jetting around the world saving souls, he must have the odd groat to spare.
  • From 1279 there was a new coinage which included the first groat or fourpence.
  • A silver groat of James V Open The bawbee had been introduced by Mary 's father, James V, in 1538.
  • I would n't bet you a single groat that you can survive five minutes here without me.

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