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a power that some people believe controls everything that happens in their lives
a mysterious power that some people believe controls everything that happens
the feeling that you have no control over events
the belief that you cannot prevent things from happening, especially bad things
a bad event, usually death, destruction, or complete failure, that will happen in the future and cannot be avoided
the belief that what happens to you in your life is already planned and that you cannot control it
definitely going to happen because of fate
to say or to do something that may cause problems, or to cause your good luck to end
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a small bird with long legs that lives near water
an afternoon full of crafts
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