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séance -- as in: medium conducted a séance
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Childhood's End
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  • I’ve analysed lots of these seances, and I’ve never got answers that someone in the group mightn’t have known or guessed— though sometimes they weren’t aware of the fact.
  • (He doesn’t know about this, by the way, though he put me on the right track.) You remember that silly séance he arranged and how it ended when that girl-I forget her name-fainted?

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  • the séance was held in the medium’s parlor
  • Since his death, a séance has been held each Halloween night to see if the legendary magician, Harry Houdini, would try to contact the living.

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