vagary


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Vagary is as hard a word to turn into English as quadruped.
Another vagary of term limits, at the Los Angeles level at least, is resulting in at least a 24-hour delay for Councilman-elect Alex Padilla to take his oath of office.
Anything read into red, pink, or blue is there but also not there at all, the way a curio can mean everything to one person, structuring some emotional vagary as something solid and resolute, and be just another item ready for the trash heap to someone else.