She chanced a glance at him and caught him watching her intently.
She chanced a glance at his face, but he was contemplating the ladder.
He chanced a glance at her and grimaced.
Moreover, it chanced that at the time the Spartan leaders were not men of strong character or general ability.
By 1642 they had spread to South Island, for there Abel Jansen Tasman found them when, in the course of his circuitous voyage from Java in the "Heemskirk," he chanced upon the archipelago, coasted along much of its western side, though without venturing to land, and gave it the name it still bears.