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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DAME FORTUNE» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Dame Fortune
QUOTES WITH «DAME FORTUNE»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word Dame Fortune.
If I traveled to the end of the rainbow as Dame Fortune did intend, Murphy would be there to tell me the pot's at the other end.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DAME FORTUNE»
Discover the use of Dame Fortune in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Dame Fortune and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
When tragedy strikes, Rose Grace, an archaeologist's daughter who is used to traveling the world, is forced to settle down and find a wealthy husband to save her family from financial ruin, which leads her into the arms of legendary ...
Meredith Bond, 2005
DameFortune's Wheel Tarot / Tarot De la Rueda de la Senora ...
Paul Huson, the author of Mystical Origins of the Tarot, has tracked down the true origins of tarot's esoteric symbols and images. Dame Fortune's Wheel Tarot is the companion deck to Huson's revered research into the mysteries of tarot.
Early American Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases
1764 JWatts in Aspinwall Papers 2.519: Barre I find has fallen as fast as he rose.
Dame Fortune is sometimes very capricious, still we woo her. 1778 ECornell in
Sullivan Letters 2.258: I have ever known her to be fickle, NGreene 404: Fortune
Bartlett Jere Whiting, 1977
Let's Learn with Fables
Suddenly, Dame Fortune appeared. “You poor man,” she said to the startled
beggar, “I would like to help you. Hold out your bag and I will fill it with these
golden coins I found. But there is one condition – whatever stays in your bag will
Andrea Blake, 2003
Fors," i.e. "Fortune dominatrix" (Pizzica 1988) or "Dame Fortune" (= Lady Luck),
so the original sense of the line was: "Whether Dame Fortune wishes you to rule
or me, or what she may bring" (cf. Vinay 1950 and Miller's trans.). 12 Hic Pirrus ...
Dante Alighieri, Richard Kay, 1998
Fortune's Wheel: Dickens and the Iconography of Women's Time
Viewed in this way the women portray good or ill fortune by representing DameFortune's victims or favorites rather than the goddess herself. But Mrs. Skewton
and Edith are also embodiments or avatars of Fortune in their role as dual ...
Elizabeth A. Campbell, 2003
The Gentleman's and London Magazine: Or Monthly Chronologer, ...
The rugged pavement's ev'ry night " For me, dame FORTUNE never yet decreed,
[thatcli'd shed. '• Tire gracious comforts of a well VI. " Rough and unseemly my
irreverent hide! [lydrelif " Where ran f visit —thus' tinconth- " That i>iitlidc elegance
The Reflective Journey Toward Order: Essays on Dante, ...
cussing Dante's presentation of Dame Fortune and Boccaccio's and Petrarch's
denial of her in their philosophical and theological debates: "She whom men had
been taught to think of as proof against understanding was fated to be ultimately
Marion Montgomery, 2008
The Gentleman's Magazine (London, England)
Dame Fortune is robed in yellow, which is also the colour of her wheel. The
background was diapered with various small flowers, and above is the outline of
a shield, but with no charges discernible upon it. The defaced part of the subject
The Alliterative Morte Arthure: A Reassessment of the Poem
It is true that man is free to climb on to the wheel of Dame Fortune — in this
respect he enjoys absolute freedom of choice. But once he has entrusted himself
to the wheel, he is subject to the law of the goddess of Fortune, he cannot escape
Karl Heinz Göller, 1981
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DAME FORTUNE»
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UK watch industry awaits reveal of 2015 Hot 100
“Everyone I've spoken to has taken the Tube strike in their stride admirably, plus it looks like Dame Fortune is smiling down on us, with ... «WatchPro.com, Jul 15»
Volcanic Brown was game to the end, left mystery in his wake
Grizzled prospector A.R. "Volcanic" Brown chased Dame Fortune all of his adventurous lifetime. More than once he found his fortune, only to ... «Cowichan Valley Citizen, Jun 15»
From the archives: How Detroit swooned for Alan Almond's 'Pillow …
Eight years after he bailed out -- eight ragged years after he jilted WNIC for a flashy Dame Fortune promising fast times and fame -- the former ... «Detroit Free Press, Jun 15»
The Greatest Game Ever Pitched
A 20-strikeout performance with zero walks and only two balls hit out of the infield renders a defense, and Dame Fortune, largely irrelevant. «OZY, May 15»
Paddy Agnew's Notes from Italy: can Juventus claim the treble?
For the Italian Cup final, however, Juventus will rely not only on Dame Fortune but also on their strongest side with Pirlo, Vidal, Tevez et al due ... «World Soccer, May 15»
How the surging Houston Astros can get even better
But while the Astros, like all of us, are subject to the whims and the whimsies of Lady Luck and Dame Fortune, they'€™re also not merely ... «FOXSports.com, May 15»
Paddy Agnew's Notes from Italy: euphoric Italian reaction to …
Throughout much of Juve's Champions League run this season, Dame Fortune has appeared to be on the Old Lady's side. That was never ... «World Soccer, Apr 15»
Sports Local Hockey
Now that Dame Fortune has turned her back, they're trying to squeeze all they can out of this experience. "In the second (period of Game 3), we ... «London Free Press, Apr 15»
From flights to philanthropy: Ebookers founder Dinesh Dhamija talks …
Unlike many businesses, Ebookers survived: “we went through it, and came out okay.” But Dame Fortune isn't the be all and end all: “with golf, ... «CITY A.M., Apr 15»
Dame Fortune gets no purchase. Pop appears constitutionally immune to giddiness. My son suggests that sometimes the W's coaches laugh ... «San Jose Mercury News, Apr 15»
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