Mrs. Joe Gargery

Ask no questions, and you’ll be told no lies.

Background.  "Ask no questions, and you'll be told no lies." is a quotation from Great Expectations (Chapter 2). Great Expectations is Charles Dickens's thirteenth novel first published between 1860 and 1861.     Context. This quotation is said by Pip's sister, Mrs. Joe Gargery. No first name is given in the book for his sister, who is twenty years his senior, and who mistreats the young Pip. Taken from the following passage in Chapter 2 of Great Expectations: While Mrs. [...]

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