Update: The Box of Fate


To further your education:

the [th i] definite article
box [boks] noun
of [uhv] preposition
fate [feyt] noun, verb

The Box of Fate

1) an object used to determine the immediate future of students in Miss Harris’ Literature I class
Ex. Miss Harris picked a slip of paper out of The Box of Fate. “D—- S—, you will read the part of Romeo. The Box of Fate has decided,” she said.

2) verb the action of using The Box of Fate; to predetermine the immediate future of students in Miss Harris’ Literature I class by using said Box
Ex. “Are there any volunteers? Anybody?” Miss Harris asked. The students grinned mischievously back at her and said together, “Box of Fate it, Miss.”

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