Allen himself was the victim of bad luck as commander in Afghanistan.
It was their bad luck that the waiting period coincided with the hottest July on record.
With some bad luck, it could happen to Greece and Spain over the next year.
Later, Silajdzic told me that it was just bad luck that Milosevic showed up without warning and saw the charts.
All are known to drop the ball on occasion, and/or endure some bad luck.
Superstitious people say that the bad luck will be visited on the head of the one who wishes it.
It would a-broke the bad luck, sor, to have let him took the Black.
Occasionally he bluffed, and got a small pot; but it was risky, as he was distinctly in a run of bad luck.
"We'll break the bad luck seven to-day," asserted little Redpath, bravely.
I have had bad luck at the mines, and was almost discouraged, when I learned that you were in San Francisco.