Her black eyes gleamed with triumph at the sight of the bauble.
It was thus I now toyed there with my fate in my hands, as might a child have toyed with a bauble.
He let it lie on the table before him and gazed at the bauble in a strong distaste.
So you had better produce the other bauble you stole at the same time.
Actually, he knew he could get an easy twenty-five balata ...