The novelty of Coming Apart is Charles Murray's remarkable—and telltale—uncuriosity as to why any of this might be happening.
But the transcript, which most folks seem to be ignoring, catches the telltale follow-up exchange.
Broken twigs, trails to nowhere, and mini-debris landslides, despite the drought, were all telltale signs of heavy use.
telltale details point to the notorious jewel thieves—or people imitating their audacious crimes.
It can cause pneumonia and encephalitis, as well as the telltale rash and “measly” feeling of those who are ill.
It was only a short time till the female appeared, with a telltale bunch of worms in her beak.
He had stolen the telltale agreement too and now held all the cards—all of them.
In the dim light old Captain Briggs did not see that telltale flush of drink.
There in the glass was that fatal, telltale white precipitate.
Luckily, Mrs. Bazalgette was evading her niece's eye, so did not see her telltale cheek.