Might it not be well to ease up a little after he's out there?
With the poor relations you can ease up on the gush and maybe condescend some.
We men are inclined to ease up a little when we have all we need.
Ease up main and jib-sheets, boys, and stand clear for a jibe.
“Here, we must ease up and let me bandage it,” said Ingleborough.
There was room enough for her to ...