Being around Lathum had opened his eyes to the number of people who deceive and are deceived.
Oh, I can understand why you would want to deceive people, I just don't understand how you can involve your family in such a thing – especially Tammy!
You intentionally tried to deceive me.
Taran, I know who and what you are, even if you choose to deceive me!
If you're no longer engaged, why do you have to deceive him?
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Berthelot that the workers in these processes, which were a monopoly of the priestly caste and were kept strictly secret, though fully aware that their products were not truly gold, were in time led by their success in deceiving the public to deceive themselves also, and to come to believe that they actually had the power of making gold from substances which were not gold.
The Canadian Corps, were to be engaged, the main axis of the attack being the line of the Arras-Cambrai road; the two remaining corps were to stand fast, while making all endeavours to deceive the enemy and prevent him dispatching reinforcements to other threatened points.
Deception is one of its chief means, and one of the great arts of skilful generalship is to deceive in order to destroy.
It is allowable to deceive an enemy by fabricated despatches purporting to come from his own side; by tampering with telegraph 1112Ssages; by spreading false intelligence in newspapers; by sending pretended spies and deserters to give him untrue reports of the numbers or movements of the troops; by employing false signals to lure him into an ambuscade.
Charles had the word reform perpetually on his lips; but it could deceive none who were acquainted with the man.
Wolseley with the bulk of the expeditionary force arrived at Port Said on the 20th of August, a naval demonstration having been made at Abukir with a view to deceive the enemy as to the object of the great movement in.
And the Woggle-Bug shall be the Public Accuser, because he is so learned that no one can deceive him.
He has retreated and ordered the rearguard to kindle fires and make a noise to deceive us.
Dolgorukov was still insisting that the French had retreated and had only lit fires to deceive us.
My boy is growing up and rejoices in life, in which like everybody else he will deceive or be deceived.
He gave orders to prepare for a fresh conflict to finish the enemy and did this not to deceive anyone, but because he knew that the enemy was beaten, as everyone who had taken part in the battle knew it.
I have learned to know him, and he will not deceive me any more....
But people who talk like that either do not know what they are talking about or deliberately deceive themselves.
Natasha, you would not deceive me?