Once there was a waver in the line, such as precedes a rush.
Which, therefore, precedes the other as a cause, and which follows as an effect?
At last the disillusionment that precedes death came to him.
An instant's lull there was, like the lull in nature that precedes a clap of thunder.
The lull referred to was like the calm that precedes the storm.
It is the first ...