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Nicholas Nickleby
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  • …to resist the proceedings taken on the other side for the recovery of the youth as slowly and artfully as possible, and meanwhile to beset Snawley (with whom it was clear the main falsehood must rest); to lead him, if possible, into contradictory and conflicting statements; to harass him by all available means; and so to practise on his fears, and regard for his own safety, as to induce him to divulge the whole scheme, and to give up his employer and whomsoever else he could implicate.

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  • I never divulge information so freely, especially to people I barely know.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Slammed
  • Jane would only have to imply some unfortunate tragedy, too delicate a matter to divulge—and really, was that such a lie?
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising

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