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providence -- as in: divine providence
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Catch-22
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  • The crawlway was Yossarian’s lifeline to outside from a plane about to fall, but Yossarian swore at it with seething antagonism, reviled it as an obstacle put there by providence as part of the plot that would destroy him.

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  • On the eve of battle, he prayed that providence was in our favor.
  • Providence has been good to me.

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