MISHAP


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MISHAP

(language)
An early system on the IBM 1130.

[Listed in CACM 2(5):16, May 1959].
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If our mishap were one of those that are cured with a couple of plasters, it would not be so bad; but I am beginning to think that all the plasters in a hospital almost won't be enough to put us right."
"No more of that: pluck strength out of weakness, Sancho, as I mean to do," returned Don Quixote, "and let us see how Rocinante is, for it seems to me that not the least share of this mishap has fallen to the lot of the poor beast."
To this the squire replied, "Senor, as these mishaps are what one reaps of chivalry, tell me if they happen very often, or if they have their own fixed times for coming to pass; because it seems to me that after two harvests we shall be no good for the third, unless God in his infinite mercy helps us."
Many workmen, it is true, paid with their lives for the rashness inherent in these dangerous labors; but these mishaps are impossible to be avoided, and they are classed among the details with which the Americans trouble themselves but little.
Every one crowded round them to ask questions, and to hear the story of their mishaps; and even the squaw of the moody half-breed, Pierre Dorion, forgot the sternness of his domestic rule, and the conjugal discipline of the cudgel, in her joy at his safe return.
We boys were all shelling peas, but the story, as it went on, rapt us from the poor employ, and whatever our fingers were doing, our spirits were away in that strange land of adventures and mishaps, where the fevered life of the knight truly without fear and without reproach burned itself out.
All night he ran, blundering in the darkness into mishaps and obstacles that delayed but did not daunt.
Two police officers from the Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6) in Western Visayas were bestowed with the "Medalya ng Kadakilaan" on Monday for saving the lives of fellow passengers in a sea mishap at the Iloilo-Guimaras Strait early last month.
DC Nisar Ahmed Memon, Additional Commissioner Wasim Hamid, MS DrShamsuddinSiyal and other officials paid a visit to the PMC Hospital and enquired about the health of people, who sustained injuries in a road mishap in a road mishap.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], June 26 (ANI): BJP National General Secretary P Muralidhar Rao on Wednesday visited the hospital where the victim of Warangal fire mishap is admitted.
Three persons have been confirmed unconscious after being rescued from a boat mishap at Ebrohimi near Koko in Warri North Local Government Area of Delta State late Saturday evening.
An uptick in mishaps across all services, including some high-visibility events with multiple fatalities caught the attention of all of us as we worked to investigate what happened and how to break the mishap chain.