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sleight of hand
Nicholas Nickleby
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sleight of hand
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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • Such is the sleight of hand by which we juggle with ourselves, and change our very weaknesses into stanch and most magnanimous virtues!

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  • Then the trucker takes a single card and with sleight of hand makes the card vanish into thin air.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • Now the truth seemed obvious: his last words had been just another sleight of hand, and his last act was to infect me with nightmares and paranoid delusions that would take years of therapy and metabolism-wrecking medications to rout out.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

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