"You're an awful fool, Lizzie," he said crossly, leaning over the banisters.
"Well, he better get a little sense in his head," Adams returned, crossly.
"You'll have to be here in better time for the twelve train," he said crossly.
But I crossly bade him look sharp and say his prayers and not bother me.
"I hear you have been teasing Elsa again," she said crossly.