Tyler's assistant secretary, who had been left at home, assured me that there was no doubt but that the Toreador had sailed as promised, since he knew his employer well enough to be positive that nothing short of an act of God
would prevent his doing what he had planned to do.
We all fought shy of 30d on the east and 175d on the west, and, though we had to skirt them pretty close, nothing but an act of God
ever drew one of us across.
Mohammed Malala while urging those affected by the incident to take it as an act of God
advised them to always switch off their electric appliances considering the epileptic nature of the power supply in the country.
He now says we have lost all our money as this was an act of God
and he had paid hotel and transport costs beforehand.
"was an Act of God
, that its severity and--in particular--its storm
A: An act of God
has been defined as an accident, due directly and exclusively to natural causes without human intervention, which by no amount of foresight, pains or care, reasonably to have been expected, could have been prevented.
During the hearing the HESCO's counsel argued that the incident was an act of God
and that the company's officials could not face the criminal litigation.
As her characters consider the insurance and landlord-tenant issues resulting from a conclusion that the alien growth is an act of God
("When did State Farm become religious?" Vida asks her insurance agent), Ciment orchestrates an increasingly complicated plot with consummate skill.
Alaska Integrated Media was not able to successfully argue that the fence around the transmitter of KOAN-AM Anchorage was inaccessible, nor was it able to pin blame for the damage on an act of God
We do everything to ensure that we do not have accidents, but it is an act of God
," she said.
SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX Today, Sky Sports 1, 1pm From BYRON YOUNG IN SINGAPORE LEWIS HAMILTON said it would take "an act of God
" to stop Sebastian Vettel taking his fourth world title.
In this argument using a single, well-known secular fact and three simple logic steps, Shaunfield shows that the origin of life on earth was a supernatural event and therefore an act of God
. This has two profound implications: 1) God set up the system of life and reproduction using the DNA coding system and 2) God does on occasion intervene in the universe.
"It wasn't an act of God
. It was an act of stupidity" ITV football commentator Adrian Chiles, below, on the failure of authorities to close the roof on the Warsaw stadium where the Poland-England match had to be postponed because of torrential rain "I would not pay tuppence for a cupcake, and the absurdity of the wedding cake is a very good reason for not marrying."
More seriously, this outbreak is NOT an act of God
but of sloppy maintenance - and I trust that those responsible will be traced, charged and duly prosecuted.
Summary: Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann has a controversial take on Hurricane Irene, insinuating it was an act of God