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 Scene Plot.Sceptic (Greek) 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Scent.
 
We are not yet on the right scent. We have not yet got the right clue. The allusion is to dogs following game by their scent.   1
 


 Scene Plot.Sceptic (Greek) 

 
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