The premonition was wrong.
He must have had a premonition, because the truck broke down on her way home the following week.
He had been gone over a week now, but the premonition persisted.
For some, this might mean keeping a dream dictionary and interpreting dreams, or even having a premonition in a dream that comes true.
premonition that something was about to go horribly wrong; a common feeling in IT.