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It is at once considered a 'lucky game', determined by its unpredictability and chanciness, and a highly structured, socially meaningful practice.
If McCall's early work balanced what-you-see-is-what-you-see materiality against the funky chanciness of low-tech means, and his newer pieces set digital precision against mortal reverie, then perhaps these open-air proposals will mix it all up.
In discussing cloning, for example, Kass expounds evocatively on sexual reproduction's commingling of the parents' genetic lines, its connection to sexuality and marriage, its chanciness and lack of full parental control.
A]ccomplished historian Margaret MacMillan draws together the colorful strands of the drama, with all its inherent chanciness and tension.
However, given Indian's size, his assigned cruising grounds and the chanciness of prize taking, he had a goodly number of captures and reasonable luck in the percentage of those captures which proved to be "good and lawful prize".