Not only is my client in no way responsible for the loss, but he distinctly foreshadowed
the very thing that caused it."
From that point, all the main events of the story are purposely foreshadowed
before they take place -- my present design being to rouse the reader's interest in following the train of circumstances by which these foreseen events are brought about.
And there rises up before me all that was there foreshadowed
, and I see visions of Damon and Pythias, of life-saving crews and Red Cross nurses, of martyrs and leaders of forlorn hopes, of Father Damien, and of the Christ himself, and of all the men of earth, mighty of stature, whose strength may trace back to the elemental loins of Lop-Ear and Big-Tooth and other dim denizens of the Younger World.
It must be confessed that this ingenious interpretation of the dream in the light of newly discovered evidence did not wholly commend itself to the son's more logical mind; he had, for the moment at least, a conviction that it foreshadowed
a more simple and immediate, if less tragic, disaster than a visit to the Pacific Coast.
"Your honor, in our remarks at the opening of this trial, we foreshadowed
our purpose to prove that our client did this fearful deed while under the influence of a blind and irresponsible delirium produced by drink.
At last, one afternoon, she arrived very late, with her face so desperately pale and her eyes so desperately red, that Raoul resolved to go to all lengths, including that which he foreshadowed
when he blurted out that he would not go on the North Pole expedition unless she first told him the secret of the man's voice.
Maule's well, all this time, though left in solitude, was throwing up a succession of kaleidoscopic pictures, in which a gifted eye might have seen foreshadowed
the coming fortunes of Hepzibah and Clifford, and the descendant of the legendary wizard, and the village maiden, over whom he had thrown Love's web of sorcery.
As she applied herself to set the tea-things, Joe peeped down at me over his leg, as if he were mentally casting me and himself up, and calculating what kind of pair we practically should make, under the grievous circumstances foreshadowed
. After that, he sat feeling his right-side flaxen curls and whisker, and following Mrs.
A pinch of his baggy throat, between the fingers and thumbs of both hands, foreshadowed
a cleaner end; and yet I could look at him; nay, it was more than I could do not to look upon that bloodless face, with the two dry blots upon the parchment, that were never withdrawn from mine.
One has all the best of the past, the other foreshadows
a better future; and the men who wrote them are the only men who have written of the subject with that perfect frankness and perfect knowledge and perfect poise whose other name is genius.
The change in the weather, foreshadowed
overnight, had come.
It is only natural that there would be the fear that these might foreshadow
another and bigger earthquake.