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When Denis Brain was four, so the story goes, he picked up a French horn and played a scale on it; just like that. After this intimation that he was to be regarded as the Dalai Lama of the brass section ... (Radio Times)
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When the Dalai Lama dies, he is believed to be reincarnated. His successor is identified by how he reacts when shown objects with which the previous Dalai Lama had a particular connection. As a less spectacular example of this type of indicated destiny, I could cite a school trip report written when I was eight: it includes a table of contents, an index and information presented in tables. Was I then doomed to become a technical author?