charmed existence

charmed existence

A life characterized or seemingly protected by marked good fortune or luck, without (or rarely) encountering trouble, danger, or misfortune. Often preceded by the verbs "lead," "live," or "have." Celebrities seem to have a rather charmed existence, with everything handed to them on a silver platter. Other than minor colds, I've never been ill in my life. I guess I've just led a charmed existence.
See also: charmed, existence
References in classic literature ?
Countless attempts were made upon his life, but he seemed to bear a charmed existence.
THIS connection with the decision-makers is important because, merit aside, make no mistake, racing enjoys a charmed existence given the traditional vessel of the budget money - the Horse and Greyhound Fund - and what now fuels that fund.
And it roused the home crowd who, despite appreciating that their side lived a charmed existence in the opening half, still had everything to play for.
Sisters Camilla, 26, Jessica, 28, and Emily Staveley-Taylor, 32, have certainly enjoyed a charmed existence.
When he was beaten, by the pace of Nugent, who pounced on a poor Ledley back pass, a comedy of errors meant the chance went begging and confirmed Pardew's charmed existence and why Leicester look doomed.
SEATTLE - From the outside, the Seahawks might appear to lead a charmed existence.
Ever since he made his mark at Arsenal, he has led a charmed existence.
This car has really had a charmed existence," said Jim Woltz, president of the auction company.
PORT VALE 0 NOTTS COUNTY 2 A STIRRING second-half comeback couldn't prevent Vale's first defeat of the season as County's goal led a charmed existence.
Boro 's goal then twice led a charmed existence in the same attack as Steele palmed Keogh's header onto the crossbar and Justin Hoyte deflected the forward's follow-up on to the near post before booting the ball clear.
The only group currently living a more charmed existence than the Patriots is that family residing in Buckingham Palace.
Opener Johnson Charles led a charmed existence before finally falling for 43 while Marlon Samuels scored 45 but both were laboured at times as they found the bowlers difficult to get away.
Jay Harris, whose deflected shot at Southport had sparked his side's fightback, saw a similar effort well held by the keeper who, when he finally spilled one, was fortunate that Danny Wright could only clip the rebound over the bar and Hereford's charmed existence extended into the second half as well.
Fred Evans But after living a charmed existence so far at the ExCeL arena, Selby, who received a first-round bye, believes that after his first taste of the Olympic atmosphere, he will be at his very best later today.
His goal was living a charmed existence minutes later when Armann Bjornsson's header was scrambled off the line with an initial clearance striking the post before danger was fully averted.