He is, you sense, trying not to misbehave, while remaining human and not becoming a Royal cyborg.
And yet it is the privilege of the prince and the sultan to misbehave.
But he was not drunk,—not as yet so drunk as to misbehave himself openly.
And if you try to hook it, or misbehave anyways, you get put in solitary.
Mr. Bonteen, in his troubled spirit, certainly did misbehave himself.
He discovered that when his mother or father was in the room she was terrified lest he should misbehave.
If I misbehave, she should make a pretty good bargaining point with Ihelos.
If you don't hurry she will get old enough to misbehave herself.
Shall God and his holy angels see thee like a bedlam lay by thy reason and misbehave thyself?
To allow the child to misbehave without instantly making it unpleasantly conscious of the fact would be to spoil it.