The good lady, oblivious to the humorous side of her greeting, flushed in anger.
Because, while you may be humorous, you intend also to be sensible.
The symbol of that influence was that ancient symbol of the humble and humorous—a donkey.
In this poem the rhymes have their share in its humorous charm.
And your allusions to March-cats and March-Khalids are too pitiful to be ...