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fatalistic
used in Light in August

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Definition
one who believes that all events are predetermined in advance and human beings are powerless to change them
  • In the rife, pinkwomansmelling, obscurity behind the curtain he squatted, pinkfoamed, listening to his insides, waiting with astonished fatalism for what was about to happen to him.
    Chapter 6 (12% in)
  • But something held him, as the fatalist can always be held: by curiosity, pessimism, by sheer inertia.
    Chapter 12 (14% in)

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