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Replace “royal family” with “the Firm,” and everything becomes much clearer and, with it, the futility of even speaking of the Windsors anymore as individuals.
Maybe he was your cheerleader through some childhood exercises in futility.
It also reveals the futility of trying to map fictional characters onto complex real-life situations — especially when they’re this unprecedented.
I edited hundreds of stories in 2020, so choosing my favorites would be an exercise in futility.
For most, 2020 has been a year plagued by feelings of hopelessness and futility.
That door and that sentry were obstacles which Garnache saw the futility of attempting to overcome without aid.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
What oceans of futility one discovered, what mountains of pretense—and with what forests of scholarship grown over them!
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Moreover their reiteration evidences their futility in attaining the objects they had in view.
But, probably realising the futility of such a course, he changed his mind, and delivered an ultimatum from the top step.
THE GOLD BATP. G. WODEHOUSE
Altiora had been very emphatic and uncharitable upon the futility of the Socialist movement.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS

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