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Yes, the Awkward Man told me all about it last night.
Morris telling us his stories, and Arthur never told any, and yet.
Of these stories the minstrels used to learn only the outline, and each told the story in his own way, filling it in according to his own fancy.
When she began to call me Amy, I told her my short story, and that you had always called me Little Dorrit.
But Charley was of opinion that, if a story must be told, it had better be told by Grandfather than little Alice.
His wife thought he oughter be told and that I'd be the best one to break it to him that he couldn't get better.
I was, indeed, so surprised with what he had told me, that I thought, instead of my going about to teach and instruct him, the man was made a teacher and instructor to me in a most unexpected manner.
Miss Pollyanna told me long ago that she couldn't tell her, 'cause her aunt didn't like ter have her talk about her father; an' 'twas her father's game, an' she'd have ter talk about him if she did tell it.
I'll go and tell her that you're here, Mr--You never told me your name.
When her husband next went away for one day, she told on slave to turn under the bird's cage a hand-mill; another to throw water down from above the cage, and a third to take a mirror and turn it in front of its eyes, from left to right by the light of a candle.
Have I told you already that I went to Aldborough to try and find a clew to your whereabouts?
Sir, my father Nestor, when we used to talk about you at home, told me you were a person of rare and excellent understanding.