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Definitioncertain to happen (even if one tried to prevent it)
- I had put them at a distance, and accepted my inevitable place.Chapters 61-62 (62% in)
- ...of the day and hour of my birth, it was declared by the nurse, and by some sage women in the neighbourhood who had taken a lively interest in me several months before there was any possibility of our becoming personally acquainted, first, that I was destined to be unlucky in life; and secondly, that I was privileged to see ghosts and spirits; both these gifts inevitably attaching, as they believed, to all unlucky infants of either gender, born towards the small hours on a Friday night.Chapters 1-3 (1% in)
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