tale bearer quotes

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But yet that holden this tale a folly,
As of a fox, or of a cock and hen,
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My tale is of a cock, as ye may hear,
That took his counsel of his wife, with sorrow,
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The bearer of evil tidings,
When he was halfway there,
Remembered that evil tidings
Were a dangerous thing to bear.
Hermione. Pray you sit by us,
And tell's a tale.
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Listen. The minstrels sing
In the departed villages. The nightingale,
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But these words seemed to them an idle tale, and they did not believe them.
An unseasonable tale will always be in the mouth of the unwise.
There's a quality of legend about freaks. Like a person in a fairy tale who stops you and demands that you answer a riddle. Most p ...
Life is not at all what you might think it to be
A simple tale where each thing has its history
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And is it true? And is it true,
This most tremendous tale of all,
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