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recourse
used in Lucky by Sebold

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Definition
a different way to accomplish something when the preferred way doesn't work
  • He knew, as I was later to discover when I walked into Doubleday on Fifth Avenue in New York and bought This Boy's Life, Wolffs own story, that memory could save, that it had power, that it was often the only recourse of the powerless, the oppressed, or the brutalized.
    Chapter Seven (68% in)

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