References in classic literature ?
Then Goosal made answer, but what it was all about the boys could not tell.
I got to tell the truth, and you want to brace up, Miss Mary, because it's a bad kind, and going to be hard to take, but there ain't no help for it.
Shet up yo' foolin', 'fo' I knock you side de head, en tell me 'bout de will.
But, with all these allowances and drawbacks, I can tell you one thing, Noel.
Answer him thus: ''Your master, the King, has sent me to tell you that you must send him his golden garment that is like the sun.
It was so nice to be able to tell you and to have your sympathy.
Welcome," said he, "to our house, and when you have partaken of food you shall tell us what you have come for.
cried Ripple; and then told why she was there, and begged her to tell what she sought.
No; your accomplished angler would scorn to tell a lie, that way.
They even tell me wonders I myself never dreamed of
I must tell you some things which you know in order to explain others which you do not know.
To tell you the truth, the matter I want to talk to you about is of more importance than any game of cards.