fortune-telling


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fortune-telling

[ˈfɔːtʃənˌtelɪŋ] Nadivinación f

fortune-telling

[ˈfɔːtʃənˌtɛlɪŋ] nchiromanzia
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'Cut away again,' said the boy, 'and give us a fortune-telling one; a future one.'
'Give us a touch of the fortune-telling pictures about me.'
Fortune-telling not know the name!' cried the boy, seeming to be rather relieved by this default on the part of the hollow down by the flare.
"A certain person had an aunt, who boasted of particular skill in fortune-telling with cards, and who was constantly being stormed by persons that wanted to have a peep into futurity.
Tess, being left alone with the younger children, went first to the outhouse with the fortune-telling book, and stuffed it into the thatch.
Till then we shall go on harassing him with our suit; for we fear no man, and care neither for him, with all his fine speeches, nor for any fortune-telling of yours.
Yes: tell HIM where he come from if you want to go fortune-telling.
These would be hanging on the outskirts of a wide circle of people assembled round some itinerant juggler, opposed, in his turn, by a noisy band of music, or the classic game of 'Ring the Bull,' while ventriloquists holding dialogues with wooden dolls, and fortune-telling women smothering the cries of real babies, divided with them, and many more, the general attention of the company.
As to the books and furniture of the schoolhouse, they belonged to the community, excepting Cotton Mather's History of Witchcraft, a New England Almanac, and book of dreams and fortune-telling; in which last was a sheet of foolscap much scribbled and blotted in several fruitless attempts to make a copy of verses in honor of the heiress of Van Tassel.
She believes in things like horoscopes, fortune-telling, and palm reading while Kashif (Sami Khan) does not but he accepts and loves her for the way she is.
"This person objected to the women's way in order to charge them with the claim of knowledge of reading luck and fortune-telling, and writing mascots." "The security forces handed over that person to the Anti-crime department in Erbil to complete the legal proceedings against him," it said./ End