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Old July 25, 2023, 10:28 PM
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"no las tenía todas consigo" ?

What is meant by the bolded phrase? I get that they're saying Ana doesn't feel the same and am guessing this is an expression of sorts?

"—Vendrá. Tranquila —se decía a sí misma. Ana, por el contrario, no las tenía todas consigo y suspiraba cada vez con mayor fuerza."
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Old July 25, 2023, 10:47 PM
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no tenerlas todas consigo = not be sure about -or- be uneasy about
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Old July 25, 2023, 11:18 PM
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Oh, Rusty replied before I posted this, but one more answer won't harm, I guess.

You are right, this is a set phrase. In this context, it means to have doubts, or to be afraid of something.
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