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1déjà vu masculinea sense of déjà vu came over me when I entered the house — cuando entré en la casa tuve la sensación de que ya había estado allí antes / tuve una sensación de déjà vu
- A sense of terrible déjà vu took over Lia and she felt as though she were twelve years old once again in the crumbling old shack her father liked to call a house.
- Subjectively, patients are likely to experience déjà vu and sensory, motor, or autonomic symptoms.
- I felt so strange, like an experience of déjà vu; I felt so certain my mother had said all of these things to me at one point, long long ago when I was a small child.
- It felt like déjà vu for the second time in a row, and it was very strange.
- She had a strange sense of déjà vu as she dumped her bag on the counter.
- She also experienced occasional feelings of déjà vu.
- If there was such a thing as déjà vu, he experienced it right then.
- People who object to the argument say that people who experience déjà vu are not remembering experiences from their former lives.
- I feel déjà vu, as this already happened before somewhere.
- What is his interpretation of the common human experience of déjà vu?
- The doctrine of karma says that one experiences déjà vu because of reincarnation.
- I turn and, for a split second, have a horrible sense of déjà vu.
- I experienced a sense of déjà vu, at a party just a little while ago she had appeared the same way.
- She had a twisted vision of déjà vu where she was back in New Jersey, just meeting her best friend.
- Sitting there at the table, I felt a sudden sense of déjà vu, and at that moment it was as though I had never been away.
- Could you explain what happens with temporal lobe epilepsy and why people who have that condition might experience déjà vu more.
- It seems to me that under the theory I put forth the individual experiencing déjà vu would be both making and retrieving a memory at the same time.
- She talked about the strange things happening with a weird sense of déjà vu when she'd first met Nadine.
- A shiver crept down my spine as I experienced an acute sense of déjà vu.
- I went to visit a friend in Cambridge this weekend and whilst we were in the pub last night I had the strangest sense of déjà vu I've ever experienced.
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