[permalink] [id link]
There was no chance.
from Brown Corpus
Some Related Sentences
There and was
There was brush, and stands of pine that no grass could grow under, and places so steep that cattle wouldn't stop to graze.
There was an artificial lake just out of sight in the first stand of trees, fed by a half dozen springs that popped out of the ground above the hillside orchard.
There a dozen giant monitors played their seventy-five-foot jets of water against the huge seam of tertiary gravel which was the mountainside.
There was only one place where the mountain might receive her -- that unnamed, unnameable pool harbored in its secret bosom.
There was a peculiar density about it, a thick substance that could be sensed but never identified, never actually perceived.
There was some idle talk, a listless discussion of this or that small happening during the day's drive.
There was a feeling that this mission would be canceled like all the others and that this muddy wet dark world of combat would go on forever.
There had been a good second or two during which my muffler had been blowing out, and now I was certain I'd seen her somewhere before.
There was something about the contour of her face, her smile that was like New Orleans sunshine, the way she held her head, the way she walked -- there was scarcely anything she did which did not fascinate me.
There and no
There were no less than six or seven saloons in Ganado, not counting the lower class dives, all vying for the trade of celebrating miners and teamsters.
There was no real sign of the river now, just a roiling, oily ribbon of liquid movement through muddy waters that reached everywhere.
There is another kind of ardor, a quiet, sure devotion to the fundamental decencies of human life, but no angry utopian contentions.
There and chance
There is a well-known relationship between probability and entropy which states that Af, where **zq is the probability that state ( i.e., volume for an ideal gas ) could be reached by chance alone.
There is much to be said for a college that, while happily attuned to the sophisticated Ivies, still gives its students a chance to get up early in the morning and drive along back roads where a glimpse of small game, deer, or even bear is not uncommon.
There was a fifty-fifty chance, perhaps, that he would be unmarried, and an even more slender chance that his approach would be different.
There has been some concern about this ice sheet, because there is a small chance that it will collapse.
There are 2, 598, 960 such combinations, and the chance of drawing any one hand at random is 1 / 2, 598, 960.
There are also jazz summer camps and training festivals / seminars, which offer students the chance to learn new skills and styles.
1, Marx also emphasised that " There is no royal road to science, and only those who do not dread the fatiguing climb of its steep paths have a chance of gaining its luminous summits ".
There is a 5 % chance that no more trees will fall, a 4. 75 % chance that exactly one more tree will fall ( and thus a 9. 75 % chance of 1 or fewer additional trees falling ), and so on.
There were significant improvements for black and other races in the early 20th century as the descendants of former slaves, who had had no educational opportunities, grew up in the post Civil War period and often had some chance to obtain a basic education.
There are a number of exam boards which offer the chance for pupils to be assessed on either music theory or practice.
Weapon designer Stuart Macrae witnessed a trial of the SIPs grenade at Farnborough: " There was some concern that, if the tank drivers could not pull up quickly enough and hop out, they were likely to be frizzled to death, but after looking at the bottles they said they would be happy to take a chance.
There is no evidence that any such " numerological strategy " yields a better outcome than pure chance, but the methods are sometimes encouraged, e. g. by casino owners.
There are Internet sites that allow playing in freerolls without payment of any kind and with the chance to win real money.
There is a chance that Franco could have made the demand of having Benedict strangled, but it is not known for certain.
Buchanan stated on the September 7, 2004 edition of Hardball with Chris Matthews, " There is a chance I would vote for Peroutka.