Thesaurus / fortune-teller
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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
The fortune was proving quite as large as he had expected, and not even an inquest had been held upon the dead man.
But "the cards never forgive," and as a rule Dame Fortune is relentless to the reckless player.
Aristide always regarded the fortune of the moment as if it would last forever.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The fact that her fortune was vaguely threatened did not cause her anxiety: she scarcely realized it.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
And the girl, scarce believing her good fortune, departed with a speed that bordered on the ludicrous.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
He was the son of a notary at Nismes, and started in life with a good education, but with no fortune.
In the community her father was the wealthiest man, having made his fortune in the growing of potatoes and fruit.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
But he was quite right in carping at her, for fortune, like other fickle jades, is more likely to be true if steadily abused.
A fifth by the sheer hazard of a lucky "deal" acquires a fortune without work at all.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
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