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Saying of the Day

Dead men tell no tales

Today: Sun, 17 Jan 2021

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Possible interpretation:

People who are no longer living cannot give evidence.

Note: tell tales (verb) = talk or gossip about something secret

Quick Quiz

"Dead men tell no tales" might be used by a criminal as a reason to

a. talk to someone

b. kill someone

c. frighten someone
a) talk to someone b) kill someone c) frighten someone