- ’Mighty fine certainly,’ said Ralph, with great testiness.
- ’Yes, we know all about that, sir,’ interrupted Ralph, testily.
- ’Devil a bit,’ replied Squeers testily.
- ’What does the idiot mean?’ cried Ralph, testily.
- ’Why, who the devil should there be?’ retorted Ralph, testily.
- ’He did it cheap!’ retorted Ralph, testily; ’yes, and he did it well, and carries it off with a hypocritical face and a sanctified air, but you!
- ’Well,’ said Ralph, testily; ’yes!
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Edward Albee -- Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?