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fortune

a power or force, often personalized, regarded as being responsible for human affairs; chance
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Tell fortune of hir blyndenes tell nature of decaye Tell frindshippe of vnkyndnes tell Iustice of delaye / And yf they doe replye then gyve them all the lye /
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My grandmother knew how to tell fortunes by putting down cards and when the Russian women heard of her talent, they queued to have their cards read.
I ask, Didn't the woman who lived there then tell fortunes?