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Pol. Łuck, city (1989 pop. 198,000), capital of Volyn region (see Volhynia), Ukraine, a port on the Styr River. Its industries produce scientific instruments, food products, and textiles.
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Unless indeed it was the blind working of the law that in our world of chances the luckless MUST be put in the wrong somehow.
Childe Harold not unfrequently perches himself upon the mast-head of some luckless disappointed whale-ship, and in moody phrase ejaculates: -- Roll on, thou deep and dark blue ocean, roll
Next instant, the luckless mate, so full of furious life, was smitten bodily into the air, and making a long arc in his descent, fell into the sea at the distance of about fifty yards.
But nothing happened; there seemed to be no angels or fairies interested in this luckless captive.
The giants, seeing their prey escaping them, seized up huge pieces of rock, and wading into the water hurled them after us with such good aim that all the rafts except the one I was upon were swamped, and their luckless crews drowned, without our being able to do anything to help them.
Nathless now and again some luckless fellow would shoot awry and would be sent winding from a long arm blow from the tall lieutenant while the glade roared with laughter.
Wholly inattentive to her sister's feelings, Lydia flew about the house in restless ecstasy, calling for every one's congratulations, and laughing and talking with more violence than ever; whilst the luckless Kitty continued in the parlour repined at her fate in terms as unreasonable as her accent was peevish.
Luckless and Hold Music EAGLESCLIFFE venue The Waiting Room is back with a Sunday night gig this weekend.
Police said the luckless people were coming from Shamozai area to Nawagai village of Asbanr for offering 'Fateha' over the death of a relative.
LUCKLESS Birmingham City defender Neal Eardley could be back playing again by the end of the month.
VETERAN sprinter Kingsgate Native will get a well-earned break following his latest success in the 888sport Achilles Stakes Now a 10-year-old, Robert Cowell's charge returned to Haydock following a luckless run in the Temple Stakes last week.
After being fired from her job and finding her husband cosying up to a shapely neighbour, Melissa McCarthy's luckless schlub hits the road in a voyage of self-discovery.