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You see this a lot when individuals who are accused of something decide to clam up, often under the advice of their attorney.
Of more than 40 cat cafes in Tokyo alone, the most popular are Calico and Cat Café Nekorobi.The Cat's Meow: Top 10 Destinations for Feline Fanatics|Lonely Planet|December 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Back in California, Zach finds that people from whom he might learn about the bombing either die, disappear, or clam up.Joseph McElroy’s ‘Cannonball’ Is the Meta Iraq War Novel|Tom LeClair|July 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
All of which makes me wonder why Lindsey Graham and his cohort were so afraid the guy would clam up.
Then I thought the non-celebrities would clam up because the cameras would make them nervous.
The scarlet calico canopy was again set up over the bed, and the woven cradle, on its red manzanita frame, stood near.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
She was so handy with a needle, and allus ready to cut out calico dingusses that the peon gals could sew up.Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher|Eleanor Gates
As she turned the corner, a lame child in a calico dress and torn hood staggered past her bent with the weight of a heavy basket.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
Eloise said, drawing her well foot under the spotted calico, and wishing the young men would go.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
It will add ever so much to our fun—everybody I know simply loves and envies me my darling 'calico' pony!Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond