1. Don't hum and haw. Give it to me straight.
2. Don't beat around the bush.
3. Don't keep me in suspense.
4. It's time to talk turkey about the problems in our relationship.
5. I told her straight from the shoulder this man she wants to marry is no good.
6. She minces no words in stating her opinions.
7. I always speak my mind.
8. Don't try to find excuses, be frank to me.
9. She made no bones about telling him exactly what she thought of him.