faking


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But this is different from the fakery of trompe l'oeil or a photoshopped picture--two kinds of artistic illusions that are themselves distinct kinds of faking, as are faked-up Doric columns on a suburban house.
By pretending that singing those songs meant absorbing the values that their original guardians exemplified, the folk revivalists were faking it, becoming something that they were not.
I coached him to run away from the near LB, but not to get too concerned about him because with all the faking going on, the LB isn't going to know where he's going most of the time