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impending
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • There were times when the fact of impending death seemed as palpable as the bed they lay on, and they would cling together with a sort of despairing sensuality, like a damned soul grasping at his last morsel of pleasure when the clock is within five minutes of striking.

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  • impending doom
  • his impending retirement

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