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paradox
used in Fearless

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a situation or statement that may be true but is surprising or seems impossible because parts of it seem to contradict each other
  • The brotherhood of DEVGRU SEALS is built upon a foundation of mutual respect, and just as Adam aspired to what he considered John's "genius"—academically and as a warrior—John aspired to Adam's ability to juggle and, in his opinion, master the apparently paradoxical roles of fierce warrior and loving husband and father.
    p. 264.3

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