Was it merely coincidence that her lease would be up next Friday and the landlord was raising the rent?
Granted, they are probably random occurrences, but the coincidence bothers me.
The odds against the coincidence were astronomical, until I considered the facts.
That's quite a coincidence, their being out here at the time we learn about the bones.
"It's all still too much of a coincidence for my taste," Dean said.
Even the fact that she was born in a town where he owned land is coincidence enough.
That's quite a coincidence, isn't it?
Figured it was no coincidence that a mysterious man named after a dead-dead Immortal just happened to fall into the life of a former deity, Gabriel replied.
It wasn't a coincidence he was there.
It couldn't be coincidence that he returned and they appeared!
They seemed to think that was a first rate coincidence, especially Effie, the first sister I talked to.
It was total nonsense to even consider the million-to-one-shot coincidence that Byrne was somehow involved with the missing money but his mind wouldn't leave it alone.
Dean presented the facts unemotionally but as soon as he mentioned Scranton, the old man caught the coincidence and could hardly contain himself.
"It could have been a coincidence," Fred said after Dean hung up.
Surely it couldn't be coincidence that he had been traveling to Fayetteville from California and then turned up out here in the boonies.
Surely it couldn't be coincidence that he turned up here the day I arrived.
With the Cape micrometer a systematic difference has been found in the coincidence point for head above and head below amounting to o"-14.
13 r qn ui, c It is generally possible so to arrange the method of observation as to eliminate the effect of an error in " the reading for coincidence of the webs " from the results.
It is, however, not a mere coincidence that the two great kabbalistic text-books, the Bahir and the Zohar (both meaning "brightness"), appear first in the 13th century.
It is a noteworthy coincidence that in Macedonia also the royal family claimed Heracleid descent; and that " Pindus " is the name both of the mountains above Histiaeotis and of a stream in Doris.
One of my Swiss ancestors was the first teacher of the deaf in Zurich and wrote a book on the subject of their education--rather a singular coincidence; though it is true that there is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors, and no slave who has not had a king among his.
All this is only the coincidence of conditions in which all vital organic and elemental events occur.
To the question of what causes historic events another answer presents itself, namely, that the course of human events is predetermined from on high-- depends on the coincidence of the wills of all who take part in the events, and that a Napoleon's influence on the course of these events is purely external and fictitious.
I see only a coincidence of occurrences such as happens with all the phenomena of life, and I see that however much and however carefully I observe the hands of the watch, and the valves and wheels of the engine, and the oak, I shall not discover the cause of the bells ringing, the engine moving, or of the winds of spring.
By a strange coincidence, this task, which turned out to be a most difficult and important one, was entrusted to Dokhturov--that same modest little Dokhturov whom no one had described to us as drawing up plans of battles, dashing about in front of regiments, showering crosses on batteries, and so on, and who was thought to be and was spoken of as undecided and undiscerning--but whom we find commanding wherever the position was most difficult all through the Russo-French wars from Austerlitz to the year 1813.