The talebearer had given him an exaggerated account of the interview.
If he did these things, was he not a "talebearer" within the meaning of the rule?
Nobody could call him a detractor or a backbiter or a talebearer or a liar.
A talebearer revealeth secrets: but he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth the matter.
May we never suffer a tale to pass our lips; and let us ...