"I know, I know," Her Majesty said with a trace of testiness.
"And they ferret out everything," said Herbert with some testiness.
"Hear me patiently, your majesty," said De Montfort, alarmed at William's testiness.
As she lit his candle he chided her with the touch of testiness which had ceased to frighten her.
He was angry at the disparagement of his Pastorals, and because ...