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Old 07-27-2017, 09:58 PM
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There's a prophecy in The Omen which is particularly effective because it's a genuine quote from Revelations and the facts have been crafted to fit very neatly. The danger with just making something up is getting it to sound authentic, especially when you're not au fait with archaic language. It could be a lazy device to introduce tension where there is none.

The great thing about Nostradamus was his vagueness. It's made him a bestseller.
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