a person or being with the ability to use telepathy
In 1885 quotation, denoting an apparition produced using telepathy, and probably punning on telegraph boy.
The famous occasion when Castor and Pollux were the telepath boys.]
The telepath’s ‘object’ is usually actuated by nothing but the purest curiosity as to the amount of unconscious fraud exercised in the reading of his thoughts.
There is a pleasant mystery about the origin of the 9-in. shell which startled Selsey the other day… It looks as though the telepaths would have to be called in to account for its origin.
His new assistant was not a telepath…but it was sensitive to feelings and would therefore have been aware of Conway’s curiosity.
Vague unrest crystallized…into one of those flashes of prevision which touch a telepath in moments of stress.
Which of three alien telepaths is guilty of murder?
I think she must be a telepath. How else could she have known those names and the details of the accident?
A sly smile; Ted didn’t have to be a telepath to know a lie when he heard it.
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