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machinations
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Don Quixote
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  • I am Don Quixote of La Mancha, against whom your evil machinations avail not nor have any power.
  • In this adventure two mighty enchanters must have encountered one another, and one frustrates what the other attempts; one provided the bark for me, and the other upset me; God help us, this world is all machinations and schemes at cross purposes one with the other.

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  • She is an innocent and ignorant of the danger from their machinations.
  • Even the name of the wind was hidden from him by the clever machinations of his captors.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind

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