Jules Verne quote about hope from Around the World in 80 Days - The chance which now seems lost may present itself at the last moment.
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The chance which now seems lost may present itself at the last moment.
 Jules Verne, Around the World in 80 Days (1873). copy citation

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Author Jules Verne
Source Around the World in 80 Days
Topic hope chance
Date 1873
Language English
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Note Translated by George Makepeace Towle
Weblink http://www.gutenberg.org/files/103/103-h/103-h.htm

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“"Nothing but to go away," echoed the guide.
"Stop," said Fogg. "I am only due at Allahabad tomorrow before noon."
"But what can you hope to do?" asked Sir Francis. "In a few hours it will be daylight, and—"
"The chance which now seems lost may present itself at the last moment."
Sir Francis would have liked to read Phileas Fogg's eyes. What was this cool Englishman thinking of? Was he planning to make a rush for the young woman at the very moment of the sacrifice, and boldly snatch her from her executioners?” source
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