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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • Cease, then, to allow yourself to be duped by vain hopes, that even your own excellent heart refuses to believe in.
  • Thus the Genoese, subtle as he was, was duped by Edmond, in whose favor his mild demeanor, his nautical skill, and his admirable dissimulation, pleaded.
  • There is a dupe somewhere.
  • "He is worn out," said Debray; "besides, he could not well appear in public, since he has been the dupe of the Cavalcanti, who, it appears, presented themselves to him with false letters of credit, and cheated him out of 100,000. francs upon the hypothesis of this principality."

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  • The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone
  • She is innocent. She was duped like the rest of us.

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