As absurd as it may sound in the wake of such a narrow escape, the really tough political fights still lie ahead.
By which he meant diplomatically to convey that he had had a narrow escape of believing it, at any rate.
However, Pierre had a narrow escape from being knocked down.
The narrow escape of Grace Thompson from being run over by the big touring car had not shaken Jane's nerve in the least.
I was all but starved there, to say nothing of having a narrow escape of being drowned.
Of course many were for making Gordon a prisoner, and he had, humanly speaking, a narrow escape.
Even they––used to such adventures as they were––called it a narrow escape.
On the same day they had a narrow escape of being squeezed in the ice.
Though thankful for their narrow escape, Oswald feels no elation.
"I can't blame you for the narrow escape we had," went on the commander.