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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • Within thirty seconds any pretence was always unnecessary.
  • He could not even fall back on the pretence that he had come to borrow the dictionary, because in that case Julia’s presence was impossible to explain.

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  • The country maintains a pretense of a free press.
  • Nobody is fooled by her pretense.

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