Sasha bowed his head in a mocking show of respect.
No Immortal alive had a good opinion of the deity, and the mocking way she spoke about Gabriel infuriated Deidre.
Then added, in a mocking voice, 'We were intimate, and all our old love came flowing back!'
After Pierre's departure that first evening, when Natasha had said to Princess Mary with a gaily mocking smile: "He looks just, yes, just as if he had come out of a Russian bath--in a short coat and with his hair cropped," something hidden and unknown to herself, but irrepressible, awoke in Natasha's soul.
I crossed my fingers, hoping my mocking his speech would remain undetected.