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vagary
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
an unexpected and inexplicable change in something (in a situation or a person's behavior, etc.)
  • After Jake's death they had talked a good deal about the vagaries of justice, and what might cause a pleasant man to go bad.
    Chapters 83-84 (1% in)

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