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confide
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Frankenstein
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  • I shall do nothing rashly: you know me sufficiently to confide in my prudence and considerateness whenever the safety of others is committed to my care.
  • I checked, therefore, my impatient thirst for sympathy and was silent when I would have given the world to have confided the fatal secret.
  • I saw plainly that he was surprised, but he never attempted to draw my secret from me; and although I loved him with a mixture of affection and reverence that knew no bounds, yet I could never persuade myself to confide in him that event which was so often present to my recollection, but which I feared the detail to another would only impress more deeply.
  • I will confide this tale of misery and terror to you the day after our marriage shall take place, for, my sweet cousin, there must be perfect confidence between us.
  • "The old man paused and then continued, ’If you will unreservedly confide to me the particulars of your tale, I perhaps may be of use in undeceiving them.

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  • She confided in her parents.
  • She confided in me. I won’t repeat what was said.

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