It was suggested by a plate of apples that he happened to spy on the mantel-piece.
Then she ran away and would not play "I spy" or "Tig" any more.
That the spy will fabricate his information is a mere commonplace.
A spy of that sort can afford to be more reckless than the most reckless of conspirators.
But when he was ill, he had a nurse whom I began to suspect as a spy.