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The Winter's Tale
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  • Though you perceive me not how I give line.
  • Didst perceive it?

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  • I make a broken delivery of the business; but the changes I perceived in the king and Camillo were very notes of admiration.
  • —You perceive she stirs.
  • Sir, The manner of your bearing towards him, with What you as from your father, shall deliver, Things known betwixt us three, I’ll write you down; The which shall point you forth at every sitting, What you must say; that he shall not perceive But that you have your father’s bosom there, And speak his very heart.

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as in: perceive the system as unfair Define
to view in a certain way so as to form a belief or opinion
as in: though blind, can perceive light Define
to become aware of -- especially by using the senses (to see, hear, smell, feel, or taste)
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