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He who sees his own doom can better avoid its path. He who sees the doom of others can deliver it.
Farseer Eldrad Ulthran of Ulthwé, Warhammer 40,000

Psuedolus: You are in need of a soothsayer!
Erronius: How did you know?
Pseudolus: I'd be a fine soothsayer if I didn't.

The cards, the cards, the cards will tell,
The past, the present and the future as well.
The cards, the cards, just take three,
Take a little trip into your future with me...

"This is your life line. It's very short. Isn't that awkward?"
Rochester (as Pagliaccio the fortune-telling clown; reading from his guest's palm), The Autobiography of Jane Eyre, "A New Age of Aluminium"

Ordinary fortune-tellers tell you what you want to happen; witches tell you what’s going to happen whether you want it to or not. Strangely enough, witches tend to be more accurate but less popular.


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