unforeseen circumstances

unforeseen circumstances

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WHEN the author of these little tales commenced them, it was her intention to form a short series of such stories as, it was hoped, might not be entirely without moral advantage; but unforeseen circumstances have prevented their completion, and, unwilling to delay the publication any longer, she commits them to the world in their present unfinished state, without any flattering anticipations of their reception.
His intention had been to be absent a year at the most, but a combination of unforeseen circumstances prevented his leaving the mines for nearly five.
My gorge had long since risen at the deed; the unforeseen circumstances had rendered it impossible from the first; but now I could afford to recognize the impossibility, and to think of Raffles and the asthmatic alike without a qualm.
What I mean to say is this, sir, -- that during the last fortnight unforeseen circumstances have occurred" --
Sometimes seeing myself and companions safely landed, sometimes wishing, in spite of my reason, that some unforeseen circumstance, would prevent the realisation of Ned Land's project.
A very few moments afterwards it was announced to the guests that an unforeseen circumstance rendered it necessary to put a premature close to the festival.
At this unforeseen circumstance Mrs Verloc abandoned her pose of idleness and irresponsibility.
Rocks said: "Due to unforeseen circumstances, the show will be reorganised to a later date.
The 'Land of the Free' hit-maker tweeted, "Due to unforeseen circumstances, my Cleveland, Chicago & Toronto shows on the #EverybodyTour are cancelled.
The Degree Of Damage In Knin, Gunjacina 4, Sibenik-Knin County, According To The Program Of Rehabilitation And Reconstruction Of War-Damaged Housing Units, Which Were Not Included In The Initial Project Even In The Basic Contract, But Due To Unforeseen Circumstances, Become Necessary For The Execution Of Works And Their Completion.
But a statement released by St David's Hall on its website and on its Twitter page said: "Due to unforeseen circumstances the St David's Hall Cardiff date of the Floyd Mayweather European Victory tour will no longer take place.
It read: "Due to unforeseen circumstances the St David's Hall Cardiff date of the Floyd Mayweather European Victory tour will no longer take place.