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stranger things have happened

used to say that ​although a ​suggestedevent or ​ideaseems very strange or ​surprising, it is ​possible: "You don't ​think Katie and Darryl are ​falling in ​love, do you?" "Well, ​stranger things have ​happened."
(Definition of stranger things have happened from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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