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telltale -- as in: a telltale sign
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To Kill a Mockingbird
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  • His age was beginning to show, his one sign of inner turmoil, the strong line of his jaw melted a little, one became aware of telltale creases forming under his ears, one noticed not his jet-black hair but the gray patches growing at his temples.
    p.358.6

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  • But not before I see telltale redness in his eyes.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Connor waits for the telltale sting of the tranq bullet but it never comes, because the moment the bullet is fired, the boy in white takes a step back, and he’s hit in the shoulder.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind

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