Only Maulo, the camp jester, hurled a facetious comment at the corpse.
“You can be facetious, I see,” the latter observed carelessly.
And this remark, intended to be facetious, was after all pretty close to the literal truth.
"Then it will pass, of course," rejoined the facetious physician.
Indeed, he found Mr. Trenchard a most pleasant and facetious gentleman.