Then a strange reaction took place; he who had just abandoned 5,000,000 endeavored to save the 50,000 francs he had left, and sooner than give them up he resolved to enter again upon a life of privation—he was deluded by the hopefulness that is a premonition of madness.
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She had a premonition that her child would be hurt.
As soon as I got to camp, I had a premonition about Hera’s cabin.