Then there will be no one to tell tales.
Before the end of the first year I read "Wilhelm Tell" with the greatest delight.
I cannot tell exactly when I began Lamb's "Tales from Shakespeare"; but I know that I read them at first with a child's understanding and a child's wonder.
I would gladly tell all that I know about it, and never paint "No Admittance" on my gate.
It might be a good idea to tell Len or Howard about it.
"But tell me," said Dorothy, "how did such a brave Champion happen to let the bears eat him?
I can't tell you which clips will be watched in a century, but I'm certain that some will be.
These tell us something about ourselves we didn't know before.
In the same manner I can also tell when I am pulling against the current.
You would have had to tell me about an entire family you'd been hiding.
She might as well tell the entire thing.
That's why I didn't tell you.
The idea of talking to her again was unsettling enough, but to tell her something like this?
At least tell Len where you're going, or Howard.
"My sorcery does tell the truth!" declared the thorn-covered man.
It is a sad story, but if you will try to restrain your tears I will tell you about it.
Then he tried to tell what it was like, what it was good for, and what was done with it.
"Wait, and I will tell you," said the caliph; and he smiled again.
I tell this story to make a comparison between modern times and the past.
I often tell them stories or teach them a game, and the winged hours depart and leave us good and happy.
If I should attempt to tell how I have desired to spend my life in years past, it would probably surprise those of my readers who are somewhat acquainted with its actual history; it would certainly astonish those who know nothing about it.
Could you, in such a case, tell surely of any company of civilized men which belonged to the most respected class?
Now, to speak the truth, I had but ten cents in the world, and it surpassed my arithmetic to tell, if I was that man who had ten cents, or who had a farm, or ten dollars, or all together.
Our life is like a German Confederacy, made up of petty states, with its boundary forever fluctuating, so that even a German cannot tell you how it is bounded at any moment.
But I warn you, if you don't tell me that this means war, if you still try to defend the infamies and horrors perpetrated by that Antichrist--I really believe he is Antichrist--I will have nothing more to do with you and you are no longer my friend, no longer my 'faithful slave,' as you call yourself!
Did I ever tell you that you're the most handsome man I've ever seen?
"Tell me, Carmen," Mary said as she dried a dish.
Did you tell him how it makes you feel?
It was one thing to tell herself everything was resolved, but quite another to thoroughly accept something she had always considered wrong.
Do you want to tell me about it?
I just thought it would be fun for the man to tell the wife this for once.
In the first place, I tell you we have no right to question the Emperor about that, and secondly, if the Russian nobility had that right, the Emperor could not answer such a question.
Old Rostov could not tell his wife of what had passed without tears, and at once consented to Petya's request and went himself to enter his name.
Well, Michael Ivanovich," he suddenly went on, raising his head and pointing to the plan of the building, "tell me how you mean to alter it...."
We'd have to pay seven rubles a cartload to Dorogobuzh and I tell them they're not Christians to ask it!
So tell them that I shall await a reply till the tenth, and if by the tenth I don't receive news that they have all got away I shall have to throw up everything and come myself to Bald Hills.
You must go away too, take away what you can and tell the serfs to go to the Ryazan estate or to the one near Moscow.
Tell me, for God's sake, what will Russia, our mother Russia, say to our being so frightened, and why are we abandoning our good and gallant Fatherland to such rabble and implanting feelings of hatred and shame in all our subjects?
He muttered unceasingly, his eyebrows and lips twitching, and it was impossible to tell whether he understood what was going on around him or not.
But what it was, no one could tell: it might be some caprice of a sick and half-crazy man, or it might relate to public affairs, or possibly to family concerns.
The doctor said this restlessness did not mean anything and was due to physical causes; but Princess Mary thought he wished to tell her something, and the fact that her presence always increased his restlessness confirmed her opinion.
You drop this nonsense and tell the people to get ready to leave their homes and go to Moscow and to get carts ready for tomorrow morning for the princess' things.