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climax
used in The Princess Bride

only 1 use
  • ...dust while Fezzik is off after holocaust mud, this latter, for example, requiring, first, Fezzik's acquiring a holocaust cloak Jo he doesn't burn to death gathering the mud, etc. Well, it's my conviction that this is the same kind of thing as the Wizard of Oz sending Dorothy's friends to the wicked witch's castle; it's got the same feel,' ifyou know what I mean, and I didn't want to risk, when the hook's building to climax, the reader's saying, 'Oh, this is just like the Oz books.'
    p. 319.9

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