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revealed secrets Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about revealed secrets
  1. #1
    “Nothing but bonfires: the oracle is fulfilled; the
    king’s daughter is found: such a deal of wonder is
    broken out within this hour that ballad-makers
    cannot be able to express it.”
  2. #2
    “Then we noticed that in the second pillow was the indentation of a head. One of us lifted something from it, and leaning forward, that faint and invisible dust dry and acrid in the nostrils, we saw a long strand of iron-gray hair.”
  3. #3
    “They waited until Miss Emily was decently in the ground before they opened it.”
  4. #4
    “With every side of every tape, an old memory gets turned upside down. A reputation twists into something I don’t recognize.”
  5. #5
    “Peregrine put out a hand and caught the hem of her skirt. Since it is almost impossible to continue walking up a staircase in a stately manner while someone is holding onto your dress, the Ordinary Princess stopped and said very haughtily indeed,
    ‘Will Your Majesty be so good as to release me.’
    ‘Don’t show off!’ said Peregrine. ‘I can talk just like that too, if I want to. And I was going to tell you. I really was. That’s what I waited for. Only of course that flatfooted fathead of a Court Chamberlain had to go and spoil it all.’
    ‘So you were a real prince—I mean king—all the time,’ said the Ordinary Princess.”
  6. #6
    “I could not find the food I liked. If I had found it, believe me, I would not have caused a sensation, and I would have stuffed myself just like you and all the others.”