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Though the shop owners are not quite double-dealers, still they normally impose lofty interest rates to protect their risk.
It is right that street hawkers are a very common sight but one should be much sensible to recognise crooks and double-dealers among them.
III Promise me that God will accept the faithless Husbands, heartless fathers, and double-dealers.
From the November issue: Real estate brokers are often stereotyped as shysters and double-dealers.
For a start, its main details are only being made available to football big-wigs when any cheats and double-dealers should be exposed to the public.
The life of Reinaldo Arenas and the Cuban Revolution retains its pull even after a degree of overexposure with the film version of Arenas's diary, After Night Falls, but it pales next to the author's riveting essay on Guy Burgess and Donald Maclean, two real gay spies and double-dealers whom every gay and lesbian can thank for inventing the stereotype that gay man are incapable of keeping state secrets when tempted by the lure of sex.
The jokes get funnier with all the back-stabbing, blackmailing double-dealers in place, the acting blooms, and even the musical numbers by Magee sound better.
It's easy to see why: Its protagonist, Gloumov, an unctuous but intelligent schemer who shamelessly panders to rich relations while privately venting his disdain for them, is one of the most appallingly attractive double-dealers in dramatic literature, and Monte's highly stylized and frequently farcical production made no apologies for him.