He wasn't taking chances she'd survive.
If you weren't concerned about your own life, you might have thought about your chances of taking someone else with you.
Chances were, things were about to get ugly.
The chances are slim it will work.
The chances were, he rarely got into town at all.
I'm not taking chances that mosquitoes or whatever remain.
And we both know if Shipton is a beater, chances are good she'll just keep on taking it, until he kills her or gets what he wants.
"Chances are, the demons will be defeated this round," Darkyn said.
You have had two chances to end my life and didn't.
At thirty, still a dependant, without a settled occupation, without a definite social status, he often regretted that he had not " embraced the lucrative pursuits of the law or of trade, the chances of civil office or India adventure, or even the fat slumbers of the church."
Trust and seizing the moment are the only chances for success.
The boy-god was taking no chances she betrayed him.
Though he hated the idea, he wasn't about to take any chances this time around.
He had the courage to step forward and take chances, and the ability to persuade others to follow.
He'd told her the chances were slim long ago, but she wasn't ready for him to admit defeat quite yet.
The chances of him ever returning were slim to none.
What are the chances it'll turn up?
I don't want to take any chances with the future of my horse ranch.
The chances were slim that anyone would have come along the road to help her.
The chances were slim that she would ever come back.
Even if Howie were here, chances are we wouldn't learn a thing.
I hadn't considered that having a house guest would severely limit our chances for candid conversation.
Don't take any chances with this one.
Chances are he used your blood to incapacitate Damian.
The chances are slim that what you want will happen.
On the smallest of chances she was alive, she would've had to find a loophole to surrender her duty without losing her soul.
I'm not taking chances this happens again.
The chances he knew her surgeon were negligible.
He'd had a million chances to harm her while she lay unconscious and vulnerable on the operating table and never did.
Andre had another idea, one that might increase the chances of success, based on ancient myths from the time-before-time.
"You will find your chances improve if you do exactly as I say," he said.
The Swedes joyfully accepted the chances of battle and, advancing with irresistible élan, were, at first, successful on both wings.
As his chances of success became more and more desperate, he ventured on a step whereby he hoped to work potently on the pacific desires of the emperor Francis.
In order to discount the chances of failure, Bonaparte warned the three Directors that Augereau was a turbulent politician, not to be trusted overmuch.
One of the functions of this official was to subsidize political pamphleteers, and Mirabeau had hoped to be so employed, but he ruined his chances by a series of writings on financial questions.
His small treatise, Considerations sur la theorie mathematique du jeu, which demonstrated that the chances of play are decidedly against the habitual gambler, published in 1802, brought him under the notice of J.
That opportunity came when Basil died in 1533, leaving as successor a child only three years old, and the chances seemed all on the side of the nobles; but the result belied the current expectations, for the child came to be known in history as Ivan the Terrible, and died half a century later in the full enjoyment of unlimited autocratic power.
Cesare, who could still count on the Spanish cardinals, wished to prevent the election of Giuliano della Rovere, the enemy of his house, but the latter's chances were so greatly improved that it was necessary to come to terms with him.
But his delays lost him both chances and enabled Radetzky to receive reinforcements from Austria.
His action, however, in the event, diminished rather than increased his chances of success, owing to the distrust of his intentions which it inspired.
The chances of her living through it weren't good.
Chances were high that he'd sleep with her and discard her.