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precursor
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As I Lay Dying
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  • He is looking down at her peaceful, rigid face fading into the dusk as though darkness were a precursor of the ultimate earth, until at last the face seems to float detached upon it, lightly as the reflection of a dead leaf.

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  • You mean all that was just the precursor?
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • In a way, that terrible episode became not only the precursor but also the symbol for all the horrible viciousness that would follow.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box

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