He hung up before I had a chance to end the call.
All I want is a chance to speak my piece.
I mean, one you have a chance of winning.
"Fat chance," he retorted.
The evening was young and she had ruined his chance to spend it with Mary.
Worst of all, she had probably ruined any chance she had with him.
Why should she give Brandon the chance to reject her again?
She didn't want to jump into marriage with a man she hardly knew, but she didn't want to chance loosing him, either.
At least then we'll stand half a chance if the vamp goes ape-shit crazy.
It's only two blocks, and it gives me a chance to wake up.
If Howie drops into ten or twenty minutes of anyone's life, chance are all he sees is them picking their nose, reading a book or working.
She would determine which case had the best chance of success.
It gave Betsy and me the chance to be man and wife.
There goes our chance to play mother.
He is perhaps the sanest man and has the fewest crotchets of any I chance to know; the same yesterday and tomorrow.
I'll ask leave to go to the front, this may be my only chance of seeing the Emperor.
It is as if I were glad of a chance to take advantage of his being alone and despondent!
What a chance those girls have missed!
I thought maybe you were giving me the chance to say no - giving me a chance to save my pride.
That quiet walk home was her chance to relax - that and a good book.
There's no chance some of the memory is still there?
Think of the possibilities if by the remote chance Howie is envisioning the past!
Perhaps a female voice would offer less chance of a connection to our other calls.
With each tip we give there's further chance someone will start stringing them together.
He remained adverse to any case where he knew for sure that someone was killed.
They understood giving any credibility to a hint of the existence of a psychic tipster adversely affected their ultimate chance for a conviction.
Now we have a real chance at nailing him with the information I gave After.
I hadn't a chance to fill Betsy in on my conversation Frank Vasapolli and was anxious to do so.
I never got the chance to pick up his.
Knowing the players in this game of chance is certainly taxing.
"Any chance you might start up again later, if we're assured all the threats are eliminated?" he asked.
"It seems that even in the next world only the gentry are to have a chance!" remarked one.
"You think he went off just by chance?" said a comrade, who was on the staff that evening, to the officer of the Horse Guards, referring to Ermolov.
It is natural for a man who does not understand the workings of a machine to imagine that a shaving that has fallen into it by chance and is interfering with its action and tossing about in it is its most important part.
There'll hardly be another such chance to fall on a transport as today.
"Chance created the situation; genius utilized it," says history.
Even if they do not know for what purpose they are fattened, they will at least know that all that happened to the ram did not happen accidentally, and will no longer need the conceptions of chance or genius.
And by chance an escape from this dangerous position presents itself in the form of an aimless and senseless expedition to Africa.
Again so-called chance accompanies him.
Chance, millions of chances, give him power, and all men as if by agreement co-operate to confirm that power.
Chance forms the characters of the rulers of France, who submit to him; chance forms the character of Paul I of Russia who recognizes his government; chance contrives a plot against him which not only fails to harm him but confirms his power.
Chance puts the Duc d'Enghien in his hands and unexpectedly causes him to kill him--thereby convincing the mob more forcibly than in any other way that he had the right, since he had the might.