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presentiment
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
a premonition (a supernatural feeling about what is to come) — especially of something evil or bad
  • Presentiment that long shadow passes over, and we are the startled grass.
    Book 3 — Judges (90% in)
  • A bite at light at Ruth a truth a sky-blue presentiment and oh how dear we are to ourselves when it comes, it comes, that long, long shadow in the grass.
    Book 4 — Bel and the Serpent (83% in)

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