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Juxtaposition noun 1.The fact of two things being seen or placed close together with contrasting effect.  I’ll set the scene for you. After a long day of travel (10 hours to be exact) we are about to board the plane to India for the first leg of our Race. A man from Qatar Air comes onto the intercom and informs gate F7 that our plane headed to Doha is in fact “damaged” and our flight of 250 people is cancelled.   As you might have guessed chaos ensues at Gate F7.