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Through the Looking-Glass
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  • you never CAN tell, you know, unless our fire smokes, and then smoke comes up in that room too—but that may be only pretence, just to make it look as if they had a fire.

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  • The country maintains a pretense of a free press.
  • Nobody is fooled by her pretense.

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