fortune's favour

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  • Info Fortune's Favour is the eighth studio album released by Canadian folk rock band Great Big Sea.
  • But in another part of the field fortune favoured him for a time. Cited from The Fifteen Decisive Battles of The World, Creasy
  • I had almost given up all hope of seeing her features, when Fortune favoured me. Cited from A Ride to India across Persia and Baluchistan, by Harry De Windt
  • Now fortune favour that my husband find him not. Cited from A Collection Of Old English Plays, Vol. IV., Edited by A.H. Bullen
  • Fortune favoured us, and we got home without meeting a soul. Cited from Dracula, by Bram Stoker
  • And can you not understand why I said fortune favours us? Cited from The Rosary, by Florence L. Barclay
  • Fortune favoured him at first, and he won about a hundred pounds. Cited from The Gaming Table, by Andrew Steinmetz Volume #2
  • But Fortune's favour, which had made another proud, has broken my pride. Cited from Post-Augustan Poetry, by H.E. Butler
  • Fortune favoured him, as in everything, so especially in the fact, that it allowed him time for his work. Cited from The History Of Rome, v3, by Theodor Mommsen
  • Fortune favoured him; they were left alone in the drawing-room. Cited from A House Of Gentlefolk, by Ivan Turgenev
  • On one occasion, however, fortune favoured him in a most extraordinary manner. Cited from Reminiscences of Captain Gronow, by Captain Gronow
  • Fortune favoured her if she wished to see him. Cited from Old Rose and Silver, by Myrtle Reed
  • Fortune favoured him so far that no prying eyes came to look upon him in his misery. Cited from Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope
  • Fortune favoured us that day, as she had handled us roughly in the days before. Cited from Sir Ludar, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • In provincial France dress counts for very little as a sign of fortune's favour. Cited from Two Summers in Guyenne, by Edward Harrison Barker
  • Nor was it hard to move the lady's mind; When fortune favours, still the fair are kind. Cited from Poetical Works of Pope, Vol. II, by Alexander Pope
  • Fortune favours the brave, in a general way, there's no doubt. Cited from Robbery Under Arms, by Rolf Boldrewood
  • Fortune favoured his aim, and his shaft hit the boy it was intended for full in the eye. Cited from The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • Fortune favoured him by sending to the house another day boy, one Mansfield. Cited from The Politeness of Princes, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • On the evening of the 19th of May fortune favoured him. Cited from The History of Napoleon Buonaparte, by John Gibson Lockhart
  • His army now increased by considerable recruits, and his projects expanded in proportion as fortune favoured him. Cited from The Thirty Years War, by F. Schiller, Book V