If there is anything I mortally abhor, it is a tattler and busybody.
Read the Tattler, as I do, and you'll see what sort of a man your young man is.
"Crosbie always was a—tattler, but it's more than possible that he's right," he said.
Wilson and King have a tattler too near to them; that's how it came out.
Which means, if it become known, I alone could be the tattler.