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Identify one instance of foreshadowing in "Sandpiper" by Ahdaf Soueif.

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The speaker herself identifies an excellent example of foreshadowing as she looks back at her life and examines how she arrived in her present unhappy situation. Part of her "Africa story," as she calls it, was when she arrived in Egypt to join her husband and there was a problem with the plane, so it was sent on to try and land in Luxor rather than Cairo. The...

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