tell tales

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  • "Sha'n't tell tales out of school," he replied, with another weak attempt at his old facetiousness.

  • And ever since then, Bevis dear, they have done nothing but tell tales against me.

    Wood Magic | Richard Jefferies
  • At first I showed some hesitation in answering; but at last I said, "I weep because we dare not tell tales out of school."

  • Sails rent and cordage strained tell tales of many storm-gusts, or, perchance, of one tornado; and see!

    Sword and Gown | George A. Lawrence
  • "You know I ain't goin' to tell tales, grandpa," he said, in a curiously manly fashion.

    The Yates Pride | Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

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