It suited his whim, and it did more than that: it gave him a chance to speak to her in his teasing way.
Napoleon flushed with anger, enraged both at the intrusion and the teasing.
No; the spirit of a lion is not to be roused by the teasing of an insect.
She smiled faintly, vaguely, tolerantly, as if she enjoyed his pleasure in teasing her.
"I know," answered Bart, for he ...