Mr Nadgett

I don’t like word of mouth, we never know who’s listening.

Background. "I don’t like word of mouth, we never know who’s listening." is a quotation from Martin Chuzzlewit (Chapter 38). Martin Chuzzlewit is the sixth novel by Charles Dickens originally published between 1843 and 1844.     Context. This quotation is said by Nadgett in a conversation with Montague Tigg. Nadgett is a private detective who has found information about Jonas Chuzzlewit but doesn't wish to openly discuss it with Tigg. Taken from the following passage in Chapter 38 of the [...]

2017-12-08T13:05:22+00:00Categories: Martin Chuzzlewit|Tags: , |
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