Context: a young man who never smiles is being encouraged to do so. - Essaie. - Mon œil, je dis. - Tu es poli pourtant, Moïse? - Bien obligé, sinon je reçois des baffes. Despite knowing all the words the sense somehow eludes me. […] - Thanks for saying that but you will have to slap me to make me do it.(???) Am I on the right track? What does this short sentence mean? Merci d'avance.