The issues involved are too big and far-reaching for pettifogging methods.
Why, you would not take such a pettifogging advantage of an old comrade as that.
It was just as well not to have a pettifogging lawyer to deal with.
None of your pettifogging tribe for me: I shall step to the front, and stay there.
The pettifogging of disobliging illwill could go no further.