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The Alps and the glaciers together are able to take every bit of conceit out of a man and reduce his self-importance to zero if he will only remain within the influence of their sublime presence long enough to give it a fair and reasonable chance to do its work.
But looking to the fact that Magdalen, on both the occasions when she had forgotten herself, had spoken in the heat of anger, he was of opinion that her voice had every reasonable chance of escaping detection, if she carefully avoided all outbursts of temper for the future, and spoke in those more composed and ordinary tones which Mrs.
Praise everybody, I say to such: never be squeamish, but speak out your compliment both point-blank in a man's face, and behind his back, when you know there is a reasonable chance of his hearing it again.
Now think ye that I would have done this grievous wrong to my soul, body, reputation, and estate, without a reasonable chance of profit?
Nobody can steer a donkey, and some collided with camels, dervishes, effendis, asses, beggars and every thing else that offered to the donkeys a reasonable chance for a collision.
NEW Tory candidates with a reasonable chance of winning a seat in the general election were privately educated in 49% of cases, research reveals today.
But, with Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac being a New Zealander and having expert knowledge of players Down Under, there's a reasonable chance a foreigner might be brought in.
At the moment there appears to be no monitoring, policing or control of this experimental scheme and as such it is an extreme aggravation to those of us who are prepared to give this scheme a reasonable chance of success.
If the plane is down there -- and the best expert advice is that it did go into the water somewhere in this arc off the coast of Western Australia -- if the plane is down there, there is a reasonable chance that we'll find it because we are using the best possible technology.
Derbyshire can still qualify themselves but need to beat Gloucestershire in their final group match at Derby next week to stand a reasonable chance.
Washington, March 22 ( ANI ): The Royal Australian Air Force (RF) has reportedly said that there is a reasonable chance of finding the missing Malaysia Airline flight MH370.
FOR newcomers to match fishing, getting into the right level of competition where you have a reasonable chance of success is essential.