I mean to hold my own, and do as I please with my own, and live as I like, and toady no one.
I guess they got you up here simply to make you toady to them.
"I did—but I was afraid the fellows would kill me if I didn't do it," whined the toady.
"Oh, I'll take you up," cried the other, stung into recklessness by Toady's taunts.
Billiard has been used to saying the word and ...