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forerunner
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Heart of Darkness
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  • The long reaches that were like one and the same reach, monotonous bends that were exactly alike, slipped past the steamer with their multitude of secular trees looking patiently after this grimy fragment of another world, the forerunner of change, of conquest, of trade, of massacres, of blessings.

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  • The League of Nations was a forerunner of the United Nations.
  • Nietzsche was a forerunner of postmodernism.

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