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"Well, Marilla, I'll just tell you plain that I think you're doing a mighty foolish thing--a risky thing, that's what.
I am no mortal, if the risky devils haven't swam down upon the very pitch, and, as bad luck would have it, they have hit the head of the island.
I was about to say, "You haven't changed a bit since then"--but that was risky. I thought of saying, "You have improved ever so much since then"--but that wouldn't answer, of course.
To anyone but Tarzan of the Apes it might have seemed rather a risky plan, and perhaps it did even to him; but Tarzan rather liked things that contained a considerable element of danger.
And when he put the wheel hard over and the Ghost's bow swung off, there was nothing for the hunters to do but obey and make the best of a risky chance.
No young lady in Miss Verinder's position could manage such a risky matter as that by herself.
Remember, Ishmael, 'twill be a risky job, and one of small profit!"
Australian authorities could take measures against risky derivatives trading in the nation.
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Who would have thought letting your teenager have a lie-in could stop them from having risky sex?
These could restore mental equilibrium and limit risky behaviours -- even if their sleep had been poor during the week.