HAPPEN


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The tragic wonder will thee be greater than if they happened of themselves or by accident; for even coincidences are most striking when they have an air of design.
It may happen in any particular instance that A is ALWAYS followed by B, but we cannot know this, since we cannot foresee all the perfectly possible circumstances that might make the sequence fail, or know that none of them will actually occur.
But it is not necessary or desirable to be so explicit: all that we need say is that SOMETHING happens which is specially connected with the star in question.
"Nothing ever happens to me," she reflected, as she entered the Piazza Signoria and looked nonchalantly at its marvels, now fairly familiar to her.
George Emerson happened to be a few paces away, looking at her across the spot where the man had been.
"Whatever trouble may come," Prince Andrew continued, "I beg you, Mademoiselle Sophie, whatever may happen, to turn to him alone for advice and help!
Something might happen. The porcupine might unroll.
`I know SOMETHING interesting is sure to happen,' she said to herself,
The same thing happened the second and third night: so the king ordered his head to be cut off.
For Glinda has a big book in which is recorded every event that takes place anywhere in the world, just the moment that it happens, and so of course the book would tell her about the wireless message.
He was no sooner informed of what had happened, than he cursed Blifil for a pitiful malicious rascal; and then immediately stripping off his coat he applied himself to climbing the tree to which the bird escaped.
Then suddenly something happened,--I do not know what, to this day.