It would be immortal, I understand, but for the possibility of its annihilation by its First Cause Who, from all I can hear, is quite capable of adding that to the number of His other practical jokes, corruptio per se and corruptio per accidens both being excluded by court etiquette.
There are no more uses of "per se" in the book.
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He would stay with us, but I had no legal protection per se.
Piper Kerman -- Orange Is the New Black
The girl had no other injuries, per se, though she hardly responded when spoken to or even when examined.