Lord Peter and Bunter travel to Grimthorpe's farm to seek evidence, but a fast-moving fog engulfs them, and they become separated. Wimsey becomes stuck in quicksand and needs the help of Bunter and two of Grimthorpe's farmhands to survive. Mrs. Grimthorpe convinces her misanthropic husband to allow Wimsey to recover there, where he discovers a piece of evidence that is crucial to his brother's defense.
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Gerald, Duke of Denver
If you're so dead-set on making a public spectacle of yourself...
Lord Peter Wimsey
Damn it, man, you're the one who's making a public spectacle of himself! It never need have started if it hadn't been for you. Do you think that I enjoy seeing my brother and sister dragged through the courts, reporters all swarming over the place, paragraphs and news bills with your name staring at me from every corner, and the whole ghastly business ending up in a great show in the House of Lords with a lot of people togged up ...
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