Talebearers (The People Who Tell Your Secrets)

Updated: Jun 11, 2019


Most of us have been talked about at some point in our lives. We’ve realized that words can hurt and sometimes they can do more damage than physical injuries. When uneducated people gossip, it’s irritating but not always painful. But when you’ve got a talebearer on your hands, the pain can be awful. Yes, there is a difference between a gossip and a talebearer.

A gossip just has a bad habit of talking about others. A gossip’s stories may be based on truth or fiction. Truth is not a gossip’s goal. The desire of a gossip is entertainment. They entertain themselves and others with the latest news on anybody. On the other hand, a talebearer is usually in close proximity with the people he/she talks about; and the tales that a