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retrospect
used in Childhood's End

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to review with hindsight (with the understanding that comes after seeing how things turned out)
  • This ridiculously melodramatic kidnapping, which in retrospect seemed like a third-rate TV drama, probably had a great deal to do with his new outlook.
    Chapter 4 (1% in)

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