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You'll happen upon Shakespeare plays, murder mysteries and love stories, all for about the price of popcorn and a movie.
As I opened my September Kai Tiaki Nursing New Zealand with my usual dutiful reluctance, I was overjoyed to happen upon that rarest of things in the magazine--a hint of levity
My wife saw and heard two of my brothers happen upon the old battered shoe-shining kit for the first time in decades.
Not many people are going to happen upon your site.
There they happen upon a bunch of US GIs on a little rest and recuperation.
It is not enough to just buy safer products when we happen upon them: We must demand them from manufacturers, and also demand that Congress require the manufacturers to give us the information we need to make intelligent purchasing decisions.
While flicking through the TV channels, you happen upon C4's Time Team with Tony Robinson.
Anyone lucky enough to happen upon a copy of Ted Berrigan's C, a journal of Poetry from February 1964 will find, along with poems by Frank O'Hara and Edwin Denby, five handprinted black-and-white "covers" designed by Joe Brainard.
Happen upon a group tour and you might hear a local legend, Cisco Morris, the "Bug Man," regaling visitors with his extensive horticultural knowledge.
The introduction of this new product line will happen upon receipt of the purchase order.
By contrast, if you should happen upon someone who is gardening and start a conversation, I guarantee that you will not be allowed to continue on your way before being pressed to accept a gift of garden-grown flowers, vegetables, herbs, bulbs or propagation slips.
The butterflies that exhibited color variations did not happen upon them as if they went shopping for new clothes.
Unforgettable moments that you happen upon through individual exploration, create some of the most rewarding travel moments and memories," said Scott Nisbet, executive director of customer acquisition and retention for Globus.
If you make your way into a cafe in this town, you might happen upon a charming interior patio, washed by the sun and thickly overgrown.
For one thing, ants don't just happen upon the fungus they tend.