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secrecy

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One by one she sent them through the secret panel into the room beyond, and when the last had passed from the chamber where we stood in wide-eyed amazement she turned and smiled at us and then herself passed through, leaving us alone.
You believe," she said, "in this secret that my husband is afraid of?
It's a secret garden, and I'm the only one in the world who wants it to be alive.
Breathe not the secret, above all, to the man thou wottest of.
Her quick observing faculty had just detected that Clara's face showed no signs of relief, now that she had unburdened herself of her secret.
Miss Emmerson was enabled to discover some secret uneasiness between Charles and Julia, although she was by no means able to penetrate the secret.
d'Herblay, who also knew the secret, the queen-mother is pursuing with the utmost rancor.
First, disorder was precipitated by the secret agents and the Black Hundreds, then the troops were called out.
Yet sure it was a most unjustifiable conduct in my sister to carry this secret with her out of the world.
Every secret connected with our present and future plans practically passes through my hands, yet no one watches me.
Were all means of communicating with me, even in secret, carefully removed from her?
And then, springing from nowhere, sustained one knew not how, came a persistent, disturbing rumour that the problem had been solved, that the secret was known.