God; they wouldn't do that, not without telling us!
If Alex knew that, he gave no indication - and she had no intention of telling him.
Felipa was telling me.
You weren't telling anything.
Even if they did, I can't see them telling him very much.
Are you telling me this psychic person saw a vision of it?
I compromised by telling Betsy over lunch.
After telling me the contest was over, something I'd just told her, she reluctantly transferred me to Irv Goldman who was in charge of the contest while it was running.
Mademoiselle Bourienne took from her reticule a proclamation (not printed on ordinary Russian paper) of General Rameau's, telling people not to leave their homes and that the French authorities would afford them proper protection.
I'm not telling it right; no, you don't understand, though he encouraged her by saying that he did understand, and he really had understood all she wanted to say.
The next thing she knew, Alex was shaking her awake and telling her they were changing planes.
I guess the way I've acted... not telling you things - what else could you think?
Katie had been telling him that for years, but he hadn't seen it until now.
There was no point in telling him she had intended to sleep in the car.
He anguished over the possibility, fearful he would be so horror-stricken he'd wake and miss the telling information that would lead to a capture.
Howie had tried to explain to us that when he was under, as he called it, he had trouble telling if he was speaking aloud.
I considered telling her the tipster was ill and out of service for a few days but common sense dictated that doing so might encourage someone to commit a crime in the tipster's absence.
When Betsy mentioned telling the After people, a thought struck me that the death of Owen Bryce, once known to our friends at After would probably tie me directly to the tipster as well.
When she is telling a child's story, or one with pathos in it, her voice runs into pretty slurs from one tone to another.
They have been telling her things.
Little Tushin, moving feebly and awkwardly, kept telling his orderly to "refill my pipe for that one!" and then, scattering sparks from it, ran forward shading his eyes with his small hand to look at the French.
The boy, curly- headed like his mother and glowing with health, sat on his knee, and Prince Andrew began telling him the story of Bluebeard, but fell into a reverie without finishing the story.
A tradesman's wife was showing a rent in her shawl and telling how much the shawl had cost; another was saying that all silk goods had now got dear.
That's a fine thing to be telling me while you're working on my truck.
That's why I had so much trouble telling you.
Betsy suggested we each assign our new identities without telling each other except our spouses.
Are you telling me the tipster operates in a precise time frame?
We wouldn't leave like that, would we; without telling the others?
We drove home with Betsy trying in vain to calm Molly down, telling her we weren't in any danger.
Wouldn't he leave a note or a message of some kind, telling you what was going on?
He whispers the telling words, "I remember."
This is like the effect of the slow dwelling on long words, not quite well managed, that one notices in a child who is telling a solemn story.
Nurse Savishna, knitting in hand, was telling in low tones, scarcely hearing or understanding her own words, what she had told hundreds of times before: how the late princess had given birth to Princess Mary in Kishenev with only a Moldavian peasant woman to help instead of a midwife.
I am telling you the fact, said Natasha indignantly.
"There, they kept telling us: 'It's dangerous, it's dangerous,'" said the officer, addressing the esaul while Denisov was reading the dispatch.
There Platon Karataev was sitting covered up--head and all--with his greatcoat as if it were a vestment, telling the soldiers in his effective and pleasant though now feeble voice a story Pierre knew.
And they began telling what each was suffering for, and how they had sinned against God.
The doctor who attended Pierre and visited him every day, though he considered it his duty as a doctor to pose as a man whose every moment was of value to suffering humanity, would sit for hours with Pierre telling him his favorite anecdotes and his observations on the characters of his patients in general, and especially of the ladies.
Princess Mary--reluctantly as is usual in such cases--began telling of the condition in which she had found Prince Andrew.
Mary Abramovna invited me to her house and kept telling me what had happened, or ought to have happened, to me.
"Adele tempted me: she kept on telling me to buy it," returned Pierre.
And now she was even resenting Alex for telling his father.
"I thought I remembered you telling me that," he said, sitting down on the bed.
You keep telling me it's in the past - until you can dig it back up and throw it in my face again.
What is Howie telling her, not just out loud, but with his voice from dreamland?
He did not shut me up, he said I was telling an untruth.
Dolokhov was no longer listening to stories or telling them, but followed every movement of Rostov's hands and occasionally ran his eyes over the score against him.
But as soon as I drew near I saw that his face had changed and grown young, and he was quietly telling me something about the teaching of our order, but so softly that I could not hear it.
He was telling me something, and I wished to show him my sensibility, and not listening to what he was saying I began picturing to myself the condition of my inner man and the grace of God sanctifying me.
And I said, "I should have known you had I met you by chance," and I thought to myself, "Am I telling the truth?"
At that very time Prince Andrew was sitting with Pierre and telling him of his love for Natasha and his firm resolve to make her his wife.
It is your happiness I wish for, she added, feeling that she was telling an untruth and was becoming entangled.
Incidents were related evidently confirming the opinion that everything was going from bad to worse, but whether telling a story or giving an opinion the speaker always stopped, or was stopped, at the point beyond which his criticism might touch the sovereign himself.
I'm telling you this for the last time.
So he rattled on, telling all the gossip he had heard among the orderlies.
Trying to convict her, he told her she had worn him out, had caused his quarrel with his son, had harbored nasty suspicions of him, making it the object of her life to poison his existence, and he drove her from his study telling her that if she did not go away it was all the same to him.
Telling the groom to follow him with the horses, Pierre went down the street to the knoll from which he had looked at the field of battle the day before.
"How can you show me that you are telling the truth?" said Davout coldly.
On his face, besides the look of joyful emotion it had worn yesterday while telling the tale of the merchant who suffered innocently, there was now an expression of quiet solemnity.
Then I took the matter in hand: I left him alone and began with nurse's help to get the other children up, telling him that I did not love him.
Previous visitors say that the White Buck's owner has a reputation for making guests feel comfortable and telling great stories about the area.
I see no point in telling him.
She wasn't telling him anything he didn't already know.
There followed the familiar tossing and turning, telling me the dreams had begun.
First he's telling everything to a shrink; now this bimbo!
Is she mad at me for not telling her?
I was buttonholed by two middle-aged men who alternated telling me their life story.
It was a subtle shift, an undercurrent of cool energy that brushed by him, like when Sofi used her voodoo fortune-telling powers around him.
That day Nicholas Rostov received a letter from Boris, telling him that the Ismaylov regiment was quartered for the night ten miles from Olmutz and that he wanted to see him as he had a letter and money for him.
Natasha with animated and excited face was telling him how she had gone to look for mushrooms the previous summer and had lost her way in the big forest.
Malvintseva expressed approval, and the governor's wife began to speak of Rostov in Mary's presence, praising him and telling how he had blushed when Princess Mary's name was mentioned.
"I didn't see any point in telling you," she said.
I'm not all that secretive, but you were the one who kept telling me that if he wanted you to know, he'd tell you.
Are you telling me I can't go for a walk?
What other reason would there be for telling his daughter not to discuss his occupation?
On the other hand, if Sarah was telling the truth, there was another side to Giddon - a loyal brother.
For telling the truth.
I wasn't lying, I just wasn't telling everything.
Who do you think you are, telling me to shut up?
If there's one thing I don't need, it's a man telling me how to run my life.
There was no point in telling them that riding with Bordeaux hadn't been her idea.
You know that man I was telling you about - the one who comes in at exactly eight every Friday night?
Martha was quick to brush off his regret, telling him it was a fun exercise.
Finally, I called Betsy telling her I'd be late.
Why are you telling me this now?
I was growing to love this town, with its simple history, proud of its old homes and field stone fences, telling the world it was a place worth staying.
The nurse interrupted him with a series of questions about my well-being and left after telling me a doctor would visit and breakfast was on the way.
What she's telling me is beyond belief and yet I know this ability exists.
My Dear Mr. Wade:--I have just received a letter from my mother, telling me that the beautiful mastiff puppy you sent me had arrived in Tuscumbia safely.
She remembers all that I told her about it, and in telling her mother REPEATED THE VERY WORDS AND PHRASES I HAD USED IN DESCRIBING IT TO HER.
And Kutuzov smiled in a way that seemed to say, You are quite at liberty not to believe me and I don't even care whether you do or not, but you have no grounds for telling me so.
The soldiers in their greatcoats were ranged in lines, the sergeants major and company officers were counting the men, poking the last man in each section in the ribs and telling him to hold his hand up.
He kept telling himself that he would consider the whole matter and decide what was right and how he should act, but instead of that he only excited himself more and more.
It's the real truth I'm telling you, I saw it myself.
It was just then that he received a letter from his wife, who implored him to see her, telling him how grieved she was about him and how she wished to devote her whole life to him.
She did not listen to or look at Vera, who was telling her something about her own green dress.
She paused, feeling that she was not telling the truth.
I was torn between hanging up and telling the truth.
When Daniel Defoe heard how Selkirk had lived alone on the island of Juan Fernandez, he said to himself: Here is something worth telling about.
Mrs. Lamson had scarcely finished telling me about this girl's success before I was on fire with eagerness.
Boris was telling his new friend Pierre who the guests were and exchanging glances with Natasha, who was sitting opposite.
If I get my credit card bill and call up and dispute a charge, the benefit of the doubt is given to me, that I am telling the truth.
They were telling him something and asking him something.
I made the mistake of telling her that parents of two of the girls wanted me here to protect them from thieves and murderers.
"What're you telling me, that Jonny's hurt?" she asked.
I keep telling him that as long as he gives her money, she'll never get out of trouble, but he just says she's the only sister he has and he has the money.
Here is a hogshead of molasses or of brandy directed to John Smith, Cuttingsville, Vermont, some trader among the Green Mountains, who imports for the farmers near his clearing, and now perchance stands over his bulkhead and thinks of the last arrivals on the coast, how they may affect the price for him, telling his customers this moment, as he has told them twenty times before this morning, that he expects some by the next train of prime quality.