It was a lot easier just to let her explode and then fizzle out.
They fizzle out if they lack the character which the woman admires.
But if you do, Henderson will back out, and Brace, and the whole thing will fizzle out before its fairly begun.
Your Socialists either eat out of the Kaiser's hand or sputter and fizzle out.
The first is that mysterious nullifying force by which ...