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The nonchalance of the legs is the first lesson to be learnt in such a masquerade as this.
Her marriage to Leonce Pontellier was purely an accident, in this respect resembling many other marriages which masquerade as the decrees of Fate.
The essays are grouped into five sections and categories: The Convergence of Historic Non-Western and Contemporary Masquerade; Public Masquerade Mirroring Communities in Transition; Performance Masquerade as Social and Political Commentary; Visual Art's Influence on Masquerade; Graphic and Performance Art, Branding, Photography and Comic Books; and The Universality of Digital Masquerade for a Global Audience.