trust to chance

See: bet, parlay
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I always tell my girl when we talk about a husband for her, never to trust to chance, but to make sure beforehand that she has a good man and true, and then chance will neither make her nor break her.
I was forced to trust to chance, and to see what fate had in store, and it was already past midnight when I found myself on the roof of this palace.

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