Mr Sparkler opined that he painted anything, if he could get the job.
The boy grinned bashfully and opined the magnate just mentioned was "all right."
"Ye can always thrash an impudent fellow," opined the adjutant.
Clearly he was recovering, from which Garnache opined with regret that his blow had been too light.
He must be dealt with out of hand, Trenchard opined, and dealt ...