He took what I could get for him, and then turned and drubbed me for getting it.'
And the other Sosie was also wide-awake, when he drubbed me so well.
Sure as eggs is eggs, that is the very blackguard I drubbed for his insolence!
Besides, had I not drubbed my cousin Matthew and that, as they say, with authority?
You must have read in the newspapers how old Ali drubbed Chosrew, ...