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The sinister hunchback at once understood that this was a deep-laid plot into which he had fallen.The Works of Honor de Balzac|Honor de Balzac
At first she suspected that the stratagems which had won her heart were the results of a deep-laid plot proceeding from her lover.Vikram and the Vampire|Richard F. Burton
Did he think his mamma would not find out the deep-laid plot, which had cost him so much labor?Little Grandfather|Sophie May
His deceptions are more subtle and deep-laid than those of the Grecian adept.
Part of a deep-laid plot to make me ridiculous, Mr. Speaker, Sir!'A Diversity of Creatures|Rudyard Kipling