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Anyhow, this piece of Quixotry on your father's part, as it was unjust in itself, has brought forth a monstrous family of injustices.
It can also be native to the antiquarian mentality; hence, the stereotype, ubiquitous in Scriblerian satire, of antiquarianism as intellectual quixotry, futile pursuit of history's lost causes.
Spurred in part by the inevitable quixotry of this epic undertaking and in part by a no less chimerical desire to return to his origins, Downey then went to live for a year among the Yanomami.