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The Double Lift

The Effect
The magician pulls two cards from the top of the deck pretending they are only one, so the spectator is mislead about the top card of the deck.
How It's Done
Hold the deck with the Dealer's Grip with your left hand. With the thumb and middle finger of your right hand, grab two cards from the deck, using your pointer finger putting pressure against the two cards to keep them together.
Tricks that use the Double Lift
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