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The Age of Innocence
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  • "At the last minute?" he echoed, betraying his surprise that she should ever have considered the alternative possible.
  • He meant to leave a note for May that should cut off any other alternative.

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as in: an alternative plan Define
something available as another possibility
as in: alternative medicine Define
non-traditional or non-standard
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