It was nothing—only the quip of a witty fellow, descendant of a Spanish freebooter.
Quip had followed quip until in their jests they transcended all bounds.
Is not the quip of the Curé worthy of any son of the Emerald Isle?
The men may have smiled at Landy's quip but Maizie laughed aloud.
Receiving no answer to the quip, she drew a chair to the table and sat down.