I say, Hurst, don't be such a ninny as to keep them about you!
I take it as the reverse of flattering to be supposed that I have any liking for such a ninny as you are.
And then, behold, it was only little me, trembling like a leaf and crying like a ninny!
"The girl was a ninny to quarrel with a man like this," she thought.
All this while Flaxie was pushing, and Ninny was ...