misadventure


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misadventure

Law accidental death not due to crime or negligence
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I did not say that he should never get home at all, for I knew you had already nodded your head about it, and promised that he should do so; but now they have brought him in a ship fast asleep and have landed him in Ithaca after loading him with more magnificent presents of bronze, gold, and raiment than he would ever have brought back from Troy, if he had had his share of the spoil and got home without misadventure."
Henceforth we have to follow the spectacle of a man who was a mere whip-top for calamity; on whose unmerited misadventures not even the humourist can look without pity, and not even the philosopher without alarm.
Misadventures of Matthieu and his party Return to the caches at Salmon River Battle between Nez Perces and Black feet Heroism of a Nez Perce woman Enrolled among the braves.
The tale was to be of a boy, David Balfour, supposed to belong to my husband's own family, who should travel in Scotland as though it were a foreign country, meeting with various adventures and misadventures by the way.
Fogg might hope that he would be able to reach Yokohama without recording any delay in his journal; in which case, the many misadventures which had overtaken him since he left London would not seriously affect his journey.
"You know the story of his misadventures, then?" he remarked.
RAWALPINDI -- Corps Commander Rawalpindi Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza has reiterated resolve to respond aggressively and effectively to any Indian miscalculation or misadventure along Line of Control (LoC).
"Our desire for peace should not be taken as our weakness," he asserted, adding the army would respond in a befitting manner to any misadventure by India.
Islamabad -- Minister for Defence Khurram Dastgir Khan said on Tuesday that Pakistan would pay India in its own coin in case of any misadventure .
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 11 (ANI): Terming the meeting of Congress leaders with Pakistani officials as a "misadventure", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday hit back at former prime minister Manmohan Singh who demanded Prime Minister Narendra Modi's apology for making accusation of treason against Congress leaders.
SKARDU -- Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force on Wednesday emphatically stated that PAF is ready to give a befitting response to any misadventure from the enemy.
RAWALPINDI: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday said the Pakistan Army was fully prepared to thwart any Indian misadventure and aggression.