With suppressed truths, with fool's hand and befooled
heart, and rich in petty lies of pity:--thus have I ever lived among men.
My perambulations had given me, meanwhile, no glimpse of him, but they had tended to make more public the change taking place in our relation as a consequence of his having at the piano, the day before, kept me, in Flora's interest, so beguiled and befooled
. The stamp of publicity had of course been fully given by her confinement and departure, and the change itself was now ushered in by our nonobservance of the regular custom of the schoolroom.
The stock gamblers were clearly befooled
. Each day he increased his buying, and so eager were the sellers that Ward Valley rose but slowly.
On seeing this, Don Fernando, persuaded that Luscinda had befooled
, slighted, and trifled with him, assailed her before she had recovered from her swoon, and tried to stab her with the dagger that had been found, and would have succeeded had not her parents and those who were present prevented him.
It was too much that he should be taken to the grave without some token from the men whom he had robbed and befooled
From Solomon downwards, have not wiser men than he been cajoled and befooled
For her part, she was intent on Trefusis, who, though he must know, she thought, that they were all hostile to him except Jane, seemed as confident now as when he had befooled
her long ago.
It is regretted that the people of southern Punjab were befooled
through catchy slogans and resources were wasted on exhibitory projects, he said adding that former rulers did nothing for southern Punjab except lip-service.
He said Imran Khan had befooled
the nation that he had some alternate economic recovery plan, which in fact he hadn't.