Father noticed that time, for he said: You little rogue, you tarradiddler!
"A Young Girl's Diary" by An Anonymous Young Girl
A tarradiddle is what you say when you are, so to speak, took by surprise.
"Girls of the Forest" by L. T. Meade
However, she won more by her impish tarradiddle than she had looked for.
"Shadows of Flames" by Amelie Rives