Here I had found a man not made from dust; one who had no narrow boasts of birthplace or country, one who, if he bragged at all, would brag of his whole round globe against the Martians and the inhabitants of the Moon.
I've seen men from Chicago sit in a gondola in Venice on a moonlight night and brag about their drainage canal.
You needn't brag
about it,' returned Fledgeby, disappointed in his desire to heighten the contrast between his bed and the streets.
However, I won't dispute it, let me be a braggart, why not brag, if it hurts no one?
And by the way, people who brag
are usually insecure.