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"Deceit is not my fault!" I cried out in a savage, high voice.
As there are different kinds of personalities, there are an assortment of lies, namely: White lies, broken promises, fabrication, bold faced deceits, exaggeration, plagiarism and compulsive lying.
That is just the first of a series of deceits. Spurious facts follow in quick succession.
"Ongoing losses arising under the claim, which sets out what Mr Haigh says were calculated deceits aimed at luring him out of the UK and into the jurisdiction of Dubai, are now being calculated," said IMA in a statement.
This is a further shameless deceit - since October 2012 ALL complaints completed on the IPCC website are directed - without the IPCC even looking at them - to the force complained about, compounding the one the greatest deceits on the British public ever - that the IPCC is an effective protection against corrupt police practices.
Deftly written by Martin Bertman, Vanity Of Vanities is an epic tale of knighthood and the contradictory deceits of men with selfish ambitions and those who oppose them out of a sense of honor and obligation.
JEREMY Bamber, jailed for life almost 17 years ago for the murders of five members of his family, yesterday launched a courtroom bid for freedom and claimed the case against him at his trial was built on a ``series of deceits'' by police.
McGowan's, Montaigne's Deceits: The Art of Persuasion in the Essais [University of London Press, 1974]) to the level of reflection on writing itself, its generic, stylistic and intertextual implications.
He told Lord Justice Kay, Mr Justice Wright and Mr Justice Henriques, ``I seek to demonstrate on behalf of the appellant that there are a series of deceits that have gone on in his case in terms of non-disclosure.'' He alleged that certain officers involved in the case ``taint the whole of it such that the appellant's conviction cannot be viewed as safe''.
Chapter nine, "Playing with the Truth," identifies the notion of play on words and these two notions of the conceits and deceits of language.