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sinking of the Lusitania


Horace’s dreams had started when he was just six, but he didn’t realize they were predictive of anything until two years later, when one night he dreamed about the sinking of the Lusitania and the next day heard about it on the radio.
Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  British passenger ship sunk by a German submarine killing 1198 people including 128 Americans; turned much world opinion against Germany in the First World War (1915)
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  • Horace’s dreams had started when he was just six, but he didn’t realize they were predictive of anything until two years later, when one night he dreamed about the sinking of the Lusitania and the next day heard about it on the radio.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
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