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Harry Potter (#3) and the Prisoner of Azkaban
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pretense
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Harry Potter (#3) and the Prisoner of Azkaban
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  • "Beaky’s gettin’ a bit depressed," Hagrid told them, bending low on the pretense of checking that Harry’s flobberworm was still alive.

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

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