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used in The Sound and the Fury

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one who believes that all events are predetermined in advance and human beings are powerless to change them
  • ...muscle and tissue had been courage or fortitude which the days or the years had consumed until only the indomitable skeleton was leftrising like a ruin or a landmarkabove the somnolent and impervious guts,and above that the collapsed face that gave the impression of the bones themselves being outside the flesh,lifted into the driving day with an expression at once fatalistic and of a child's astonished disappointment, until she turned and entered the house again and closed the door.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (2% in)

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