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- v. take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
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The AI was able to take chances that its programming would not allow had Breitman been aboard.
Well, it's always been my nature to take chances My right hand drawing back while my left hand advances Where the current is strong and the monkey dances To the tune of a concertina Blood dryin 'in my yellow hair as I go from shore to shore I know what it is that has drawn me to your door But whatever it could be, makes you think you've seen me before Angelina Oh, Angelina.