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secret

Liturgy a variable prayer, part of the Mass, said by the celebrant after the offertory and before the preface
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The best composition and temperature, is to have openness in fame and opinion; secrecy in habit; dissimulation in seasonable use; and a power to feign, if there be no remedy.
So often and so essentially have we heretofore suffered from the want of secrecy and despatch, that the Constitution would have been inexcusably defective, if no attention had been paid to those objects.
Nothing in my opinion has ever passed to justify doubt; no secrecy has been attempted; all has been uniformly open and unreserved.
It is an engagement in some respects not prosperously begun, for their marriage must be at a very uncertain distance; and even secrecy, as far as it can be observed, may now be very advisable.
Since that time, which is far enough away now, I have often thought that few people know what secrecy there is in the young, under terror.
Pray write instantly, and let me understand it -- unless it is, for very cogent reasons, to remain in the secrecy which Lydia seems to think necessary; and then I must endeavour to be satisfied with ignorance.
True, he had not even hinted at the enormity of the plot in which he was involving the old woman, but, as she had said, his stern commands for secrecy had told enough to arouse her suspicions, and with them her curiosity and cupidity.
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has opposed a bill that seeks to exempt public officials from the Bank Secrecy Law.
Dominguez III wants the lifting of the absolute confidentiality of bank deposits under the bank secrecy law to be imposed on both private individuals and government workers.
Launching its latest Financial Secrecy Index 2018, the Tax Justice Network, an independent organisation, revealed urgent action was now needed to co-ordinate a worldwide campaign to bring to an end offshore tax evasion and corruption, Sputnik reported.
The Philippines ranked 40th or nearly at the upper third of the 112 countries and jurisdictions covered by a report by the global Tax Justice Network measuring financial secrecy, citing limits in accessing bank records.
On Tuesday the Tax Justice Network (TJN) published a list of nations ranked in terms of how opaque their financial practices are, 'The Financial Secrecy Index,' and this year Taiwan debuts on the list's top 10 at number 8.