1 It can't be a coincidence," he cried, at last springing from his chair and pacing wildly up and down the room; "it is impossible that it should be a mere coincidence.
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2 By a remarkable coincidence, the other two had been visited with the same unpleasant sensation at that precise moment.
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3 However, Mr. Fagin seemed to interpret the endeavour as expressing a perfect coincidence with his opinion, and put about the liquor which Barney reappeared with, in a very friendly manner.
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4 In that case the coincidence must indeed be an extraordinary one.
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5 The matter was entirely beyond coincidence.
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6 upon the pouch were a coincidence, and not those of Peter Carey, since he seldom smoked, and no pipe was found in his cabin.
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7 On the other hand, it seemed an unthinkable coincidence that a man should dare to enter the room, and that by chance on that very day the papers were on the table.
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8 It may, of course, be a coincidence, but it is interesting.
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9 The odds are enormous against its being coincidence.
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10 "It was a strange coincidence," I said.
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11 Still, the coincidence of our being together on the coach, was sufficiently strange to fill me with a dread that some other coincidence might at any moment connect me, in his hearing, with my name.
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12 His being my lawyer, and his being the lawyer of your patron is a coincidence.
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13 I could not disguise from myself, or from the waiter, that this was an uncomfortable coincidence, and inquired how it was done.
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14 There was a coincidence between the taste for the toilet which had recently come to Cosette, and the habit of new clothes developed by that stranger which was very repugnant to Jean Valjean.
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15 Fauchelevent in the barricade, was a coincidence which occurred to him.
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