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refuge
used in A Thousand Acres

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Definition
something giving protection — especially a safe place
  • Everyone seemed to have taken refuge in my house, as if pursued.
    p. 193.2
  • Certainly he must have suffered, but my mind fled from thoughts of him and took refuge in those of Ty, Pete, and Jess.
    p. 114.3
  • "Listen, I can't tell you how it makes me feel that Daddy's taking some sort of refuge in being crazy now.
    p. 235.7

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