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prophecy
used in The Sea of Monsters

22 uses
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Definition
a prediction of the future (usually said to be obtained in a supernatural way)
  • Has Chiron even told you the prophecy?
    Chapter 9 (65% in)
prophecy = prediction of the future
  • The prophecy-remember it!
    Chapter 5 (32% in)
  • Would this be the super-dangerous prophecy that has me in it, but the gods have forbidden you to tell me about?
    Chapter 5 (33% in)
  • Last summer, before my quest, I'd visited the strange spirit that lived in the Big House attic and it had given me a prophecy that came true in ways I'd never expected.
    Chapter 6 (61% in)
  • -the prophecy ourselves.
    Chapter 9 (22% in)
  • I mean, I knew Chiron had received a prophecy from the Oracle many years ago.
    Chapter 9 (66% in)
  • I wanted to ask her about the prophecy Luke had mentioned and what it had to do with my sixteenth birth-day.
    Chapter 10 (49% in)
  • Annabeth, what's Chiron's prophecy?
    Chapter 12 (9% in)
  • Percy, I don't know the full prophecy, but it warns about a half-blood child of the Big Three-the next one who lives to the age of sixteen.
    Chapter 12 (11% in)
  • "But if it's me in the prophecy-"
    Chapter 12 (14% in)
  • When Chiron first learned about Thalia, he assumed she was the one in the prophecy.
    Chapter 12 (14% in)
  • This kid in the prophecy ... he or she couldn't be like, a Cyclops?
    Chapter 12 (15% in)
  • Did the prophecy give any hints?
    Chapter 12 (18% in)
  • I thought she was going to tell me off, but instead she took a deep breath and recited her prophecy: "You shall sail the iron ship with warriors of bone, You shall find what you seek and make it your own, But despair for your life entombed within stone, And fail without friends, to fly home alone."
    Chapter 17 (26% in)
  • That's what the prophecy meant: you'd fail without friends, meaning you'd need our help, but you'd have to fly home alone.
    Chapter 17 (39% in)
  • A talk about the prophecy.
    Chapter 18 (75% in)
  • So am I the one in the prophecy?
    Chapter 18 (76% in)
  • It's got something to do with your prophecy.
    Chapter 18 (80% in)
  • We don't even know if the prophecy is about you.
    Chapter 18 (81% in)
  • Because whether or not you are the child of the prophecy, Kronos thinks you might be.
    Chapter 18 (93% in)
  • He's tricked us again, given himself another chance to control the prophecy.
    Chapter 20 (75% in)
  • Kronos had done it to bring another chess piece into play-another chance to control the prophecy.
    Chapter 20 (98% in)

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