I did not altogether understand, for instance, how much I might say and how much I ought to leave unsaid
This time, at least, I will leave nothing unsaid
,' he went on, folding his hands before him, clearly to prevent his being betrayed into any impetuous gesture; 'this last time at least I will not be tortured with after-thoughts of a lost opportunity.
How sincere and confidential we can be, saying all that lies in the mind, and yet go away feeling that all is yet unsaid
, from the incapacity of the parties to know each other, although they use the same words
He pictured him- self lying sick unto death and his aunt bending over him beseeching one little forgiving word, but he would turn his face to the wall, and die with that word unsaid
it were better you led the way to the place of rendezvous, than say what should be left unsaid
, both in decency and prudence.
Yet I should like you to understand why it is that I have said so much, and, indeed, left nothing unsaid
But I will drop the subject, lest I say something about the old masters that might as well be left unsaid
By listening to the women as they talked and by chance remarks from which he could deduce much that was left unsaid
, Philip learned how little there was in common between the poor and the classes above them.
She smiled and thanked him, but the thing had been said and could never be unsaid
, and Bertha Kircher knew even more surely than as though he had fallen upon his knees and protested undying devotion that the young English officer loved her.
From what you leave unsaid
, I gather that things are more serious than the papers would have us believe.
I thank you as much for what you have left unsaid
as for what you have said.
Emma, I must tell you what you will not ask, though I may wish it unsaid
the next moment.