fool

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he cried, "while I have been fooled in this way, what has this other Hall Pycroft been doing at Mawson's?
Don't you try any of your hide-and-seek on me; I don't get fooled any.
I have fooled everyone so long that I thought I should never be found out.
The cruelty of fooled honesty is often great after enlightenment, and it was mighty in Clare now.
Nature is not democratic, nor limited-monarchical, but despotic, and will not be fooled or abated of any jot of her authority by the pertest of her sons; and as fast as the public mind is opened to more intelligence, the code is seen to be brute and stammering.
We fooled about in draughts, and it did us good, and freshened us up; and we took things to make us sick, and they made us fat, and gave us an appetite.
And she has been fooled in the first place because her provinces have been pillaged- they say the Holy Russian army loots terribly- her army is destroyed, her capital taken, and all this for the beaux yeux* of His Sardinian Majesty.