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However, Pierre had a narrow escape from being knocked down.

I was all but starved there, to say nothing of having a narrow escape of being drowned.

"You have certainly had a narrow escape," he went on with a congratulatory smile.

I owe you some amends, for you have had a narrow escape of your life this night.

The scout turned to Bucks as he stood dazed by his narrow escape.

Even they––used to such adventures as they were––called it a narrow escape.

Though thankful for their narrow escape, Oswald feels no elation.

She changed that two or three times and the boy had a narrow escape from Sylvester.

"You are alive, but you have had a narrow escape of your life," I answered.

I was very glad to hear this, as they have had a narrow escape from death.

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