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angrily archway balcony Blake CAMPION CAMPION-BLAKE cerned comes down stage Costa Rica Government cottage at back Crystal Palace CYNTHIA comes D1CK dear DICK comes DIJON door at back door left door right Duchess earnest Enter WORRELL enters from cottage Exit WORRELL FIGG French maid give goes going Greenslade Greenslade's HENRY ARTHUR JONES honour horse-racing Ingar innocent Jawle's Jones kiss LADY GLOIRE last night laugh Launceston leave listening London Reformation League Lord Burn LORD BURNHAM looks LORD BURNHAM rises madam melancholy chuckle Miss Pattison ne'er-do-wells never PALSAM comes parsley garland Pause Philos Ingarfield PHILOS looks PHILOS rises PORTAL Portsmouth president QUEEN reform London reformation of London Rodbaston rose-farm roses RUSPER seat shakes his head Shaking hands sits sofa speak stands Suddenly sure telegrams tell There's tion to-morrow to-night tone truth VICTORINE What's Wimbledon WORRELL at back WORRELL enters
Page xiii - Rely on the laws of gravity. Every stone will fall where it is due. The good globe is faithful and carries us securely through the celestial spaces. We need not interfere to help it on. We need not assist the administration of the universe.
Page 18 - Oh, he's a new variety of inspired idiot. Something between an angel, a fool, and a poet. And atrociously in earnest! A sort of Shelley from Peckham Rye. Poor old Greenslade was as mad as a hatter, and Mr. Palsam worried him into a death-bed repentance, and got him to leave all his money to this scheme of Ingarfield's. LORD
Page 107 - been trying to grow roses in the London smoke. (UNA goes up stage.) LORD BURNHAM enters. LORD BURNHAM (coming towards sofa). Mr. Ingarfield, Mrs. Greenslade consents that the Greenslade bequest be applied to the claims of the Costa Rica Government. PHILOS. Very well. LORD BURNHAM. So the net result of our reforming London is a revolution in South America, and twopence on the income tax. Enter MRS. CAMPION-BLAKE and PALSAM. MRS.
Page 90 - only fair that Greenslade's million and a half should go towards it. DICK. And the other two millions and a half? LORD BURNHAM (pulling a long face). Twopence on the income tax. DICK. And the " ne'er-do-wells " ? LORD BURNHAM. Bring them back to London. DICK. And the Government?