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  • But why this elaborate deception?
  • He might claim the property from South America, establish his identity before the British authorities there and so obtain the fortune without ever coming to England at all; or he might adopt an elaborate disguise during the short time that he need be in London; or, again, he might furnish an accomplice with the proofs and papers, putting him in as heir, and retaining a claim upon some proportion of his income.

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  • Please elaborate on the reasons you think this is the best plan.
  • As we talked, she elaborated on her idea

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