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The model proposed in this paper serves to keep a driver from riding a bike unless he/she doesn't wear a protective cap and programmed identification of potholes and mounds and cautioning vehicle drivers to dodge potential mischances.
A succession of mischances leaves sixteen year old Ellie stranded on a remote Scottish island.
I have let mischances befall instead of good fortune.
Or did life-light decline from her years, And mischances control Her full day-star; unease, or regret, or forebodings or fears Disennoble her soul?
A series of mischances turn him into a reluctant sex guru, who steals his sayings from porn actress Heather Graham.
The spectacle of "The Life and Death of the Mayor of Casterbridge"--the full main title of the novel--challenges Hardy to devise a perspective adequate to the contemplation of destructive passions and the mischances of life.
grant me rest and peace from the cruel mischances I have endured," Met.
Her philosophy would be best expressed by Tolkien's Eowyn, in her response to the Warden of Gondor, the master healer who laments that "the world is full enough of hurts and mischances without wars to multiply them.
Man is originally 'a poor forked creature' subject to the same mischances as the beasts of the forest, destined to hardships and disquietude of some kind or other," Keats wrote in a letter to his brother and sister.
The six months leading to the 20 July 1944 are a chronicle of divided opinions, snatched meetings, unforeseen pitfalls, missed opportunities, aborted briefings, delayed trains, fog-bound aircraft, cancelled journeys and other mischances.
Here we have a dead rabbi; I would prefer a purely rabbinical explanation, not the imaginary mischances of an imaginary robber" (107)