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  • From his memory of high-school pleasures back in Catawba he suggested the nicest games: Going to Boston, and charades with stew-pans for helmets, and word-games in which you were an Adjective or a Quality.

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  • Their participation in negotiations is a charade to buy time.
  • They took an already unacceptable bill and turned it into a charade.
    Fred Wertheimer

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