It was not jamais vu, since the apparition was not of someone, or something, familiar appearing to him in an unfamiliar guise.
The chaplain felt most deceitful presiding at funerals, and it would not have astonished him to learn that the apparition in the tree that day was a manifestation of the Almighty’s censure for the blasphemy and pride inherent in his function.
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Hamlet saw an apparition at midnight.
At the unexpected apparition, no one dared even to breathe.