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whim
used in Lonesome Dove

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Definition
a sudden desire that arises without any logical explanation
  • " "Don't I indulge your every whim?" he asked.
    Chapters 44-45 (20% in)
  • But Dan decided, on a whim, to go rob the farmer, if he had anything worth being robbed of.
    Chapters 68-69 (40% in)
  • He was the kind of boy she would have given anything to raise, and here, for a romantic whim, Gus had seen to it that father and son were separated.
    Chapters 101-102 (33% in)

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