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Stumbling across the new Modern that night, and crossing it with the old Moholy image, began to clarify for me what that might be about.
ASCOT'S pioneering management enjoyed a stroke of good fortune in stumbling across a history-maker in Choisir.
As statues of Saddam Hussein are pulled to the ground all over Iraq, it's tough not to think of Shelley's "Ozymandias of Egypt," in which a "traveller" recounts stumbling across a half-buried monument to a long-forgotten tyrant:
Bell followed with a solid single up the middle to send Snow stumbling across the plate with the winning run.
If the environment was really hot and humid, finding Leonardo would be the equivalent of stumbling across a long-dead but intact elephant in a steamy tropical jungle, says Michael J.