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- Captain Edward Carlisle(..)felt a curious sensation of helplessness seize upon him as he met her steady gaze,(nb..); he could not tell what this prisoner might do. He cursed the fate which had assigned such a duty, cursed especially that fate which forced a gallant soldier to meet so superb a woman as this under handicap so hard.
Destiny; ''often with a connotation of death, ruin, misfortune, etc.''
(alternative case form of) (one of the goddesses said to control the destiny of human beings).
''The oracle's prediction fated Oedipus to kill his father; not all his striving could change what would occur.''
2011, James Al-Shamma, ''Sarah Ruhl: A Critical Study of the Plays'' (page 119)
- At the conclusion of this part, Eric, who plays Jesus and is now a soldier, captures Violet in the forest, fating her to a concentration camp.
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