[At the reception for the chamber music recital]
Chief Superintendent Innocent: You *do* scrub up well, Inspector.
DI Robert Lewis: Oh, this penguin suit's been to far too many Masonic dinners - the trouser leg keeps rolling up of its own accord.
DI Robert Lewis: We were wondering if you could translate something for us.
DS James Hathaway: [Hathaway hands over the document in Greek to the professor] I managed to translate some of it, but these three lines... well, they are all Greek to me.
Prof. Margaret Gold: You are a scholar?
DS James Hathaway: Yes.
Prof. Margaret Gold: Cambridge?
DS James Hathaway: What makes you ask that?
Prof. Margaret Gold: It would explain your limitations.
Anne Sadikov: I'm Anne Sadikov, Inspector. This is my husband, Theodore Platt.
Theodore Platt: [shouts drunkenly] Bloody women. They'll take everything except a man's name these days. You should be Mrs Platt.
Anne Sadikov: Much too close to "prat" for my liking.
DI Robert Lewis: [Points at a painting authored by the deceased] Know anything about paintings?
DS James Hathaway: A bit. Enough to tell good from bad.
DI Robert Lewis: And?
DS James Hathaway: And I refuse to speak ill of the dead.