Lady Luck


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Lady Luck

The personification of fortune, whether good or bad. (Sometimes spelled in lowercase.) The team fought hard down to the last seconds of the game, but Lady Luck just didn't favor them in the end. I hope lady luck is on my side going into this job interview!
See also: lady, luck
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9 /PRNewswire/ -- Lady Luck Gaming Corporation (Nasdaq: LUCK) today announced that its stockholders approved its proposed merger with Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc.
In an unprecedented move, FACE TO FACE will allow fans total control of the A& process of their forthcoming CD, &uot;Reactionary,&uot; due out in June on Lady Luck Records/Beyond Music.
This transaction is contingent on the completion of Isle of Capri's acquisition of Lady Luck, the approval of Isle of Capri's shareholders and other contingencies.
The way it had gone for them - 3-1 down, a man light - they took big risks and it got them back into the game so they maybe thought lady luck was smiling on them.
And yet there are times when I have been unconvinced that we should credit Lady Luck with such successes.
Finding herself in the targets of murder, she hopes luck will lead her to safety, and tries to figure out if she really is Lady Luck, or if she's just gone off the deep end.
LSJ is blogging from the library because her computer is on the blink: "I'm really lost without my wee pal Henry (that's my computer) and hope it won't be too long before lady luck shines on me again and helps get him fixed.
The overall performance deserved victory, but sometimes you need that bit of lady luck and we got that.
LADY luck hasn't been kind to Six Of Diamonds of late, but there is certainly more to come from Jamie Osborne's improving three-year-old.
Lady luck may not have been shining on him last night, but if he keeps on displaying such bottle and perseverance there is no doubt he will soon be back on goal-scoring form.
When the chips were down Nathan Wright and Ricky Ollivierre found lady luck was smiling on them.
Exploring the archetypal underpinnings of the gambler through focus on the imagery of Lady Luck and the spectrum of human behavior ranging from casual gameplay to outright addiction, The Gambler Romancing Lady Luck applies case stories to illustrate its insights into the internal and external forces that encourage humans to play games of chance.
But lady luck was to shine on Skem when the keeper lost control of a cross and Mark Byrne was on hand to poke the ball home.
Surely it is about time that Lady Luck turned her smile on South Wales and gave our local economy a major uplift.
Camelot is launching e 12m [pounds sterling] multimedia campaign next month featuring a latter day version of Lady Luck.