"Well, I did. I said I wouldn't, and I'll stick to it. Honest INJUN, I will. People would call me a low-down Abolitionist and despise me for keeping mum—but that don't make no difference. I ain't a-going to tell, and I ain't a-going back there, anyways. So, now, le's know all about it."
"But mind, you said you wouldn' tell—you know you said you wouldn' tell, Huck."
Quotes from Twain (pg. 42)
No, it will fetch us bad luck; and besides, he might come and ha'nt us!