Chance, however, and the devil, who is not always asleep, so ordained it that feeding in this valley there was a drove of Galician ponies belonging to certain Yanguesan carriers, whose way it is to take their midday rest with their teams in places and spots where grass and water abound; and that where Don Quixote chanced
to be suited the Yanguesans' purpose very well.
one day, as he was strolling down Market Street on the eve of his fortnight's holiday, that his eye was caught by certain railway bills, and in very idleness of mind he calculated that he might be home for Christmas if he started on the morrow.
A hapless priest seeking shelter in the jungle chanced
to show himself to enraged Tantor.
As it chanced
, however, there was one of the convict- guard down there,--a vile Pathan who had never missed a chance of insulting and injuring me.
Captain Dettmar, white-faced, smiling only when his employer chanced
to glance at him, leaned against the wheel-box, looking on.