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deceit
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Measure for Measure
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  • If you think well to carry this as you may, the doubleness of the benefit defends the deceit from reproof.
  • Nor, gentle daughter, fear you not at all; He is your husband on a pre-contract: To bring you thus together ’tis no sin, Sith that the justice of your title to him Doth flourish the deceit.

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  • I’ll never forget her deceit.
  • Nothing is easier than self-deceit. For what each man wishes, that he also believes to be true.
    Demosthenes

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