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treachery
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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the behavior of someone who pretends to be a friend and then tricks, cheats, or betrays
  • Owen hated Palm Sunday: the treachery of Judas, the cowardice of Peter, the weakness of Pilate.
    p. 282.9

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