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He - following Desire - foretold that the Hills would make me strong.
You foretold how it would be when I first came to Langford, and Mainwaring is so uncommonly pleasing that I was not without apprehensions for myself.
There was no rain, as Holmes had foretold, and the morning broke bright and cloudless.
Surely the wickedness of falsehood, and breach of faith, cannot possibly be so highly expressed, as in that it shall be the last peal, to call the judgments of God upon the generations of men; it being foretold, that when Christ cometh, he shall not find faith upon the earth.
What the little fish had foretold soon came to pass; and the queen had a little girl, so very beautiful that the king could not cease looking on it for joy, and said he would hold a great feast and make merry, and show the child to all the land.
I was against this marriage even then and foretold all that has happened.
A messenger from God foretold thy birth Conceived in me a virgin; he foretold Thou shouldst be great, and sit on David's throne, And of thy kingdom there should be no end.
He foretold that great sorrow and evil should come upon the land because of this child, and so he called her Deirdre, which means trouble or alarm.
To their minds an earthquake foretold rain as surely as rain foretold abundant pasture.
To Laius, King of Thebes, an oracle foretold that the child born to him by his queen Jocasta would slay his father and wed his mother.
Series of films by They Fly Productions establish prophetic accuracy of 77 year-old Swiss man who foretold 9/11, Ebola and Russian military movements
The conspiracy theory lies in the idea that an organisation called the Illuminati, which many believe to be a semi-secret fraternity that influences world events, foretold what was going to happen to the "Fast & Furious" star.