- Never you mind.
Ahh..what a complicated lovely coon you are.
- I try to be.
- All that work, down the drain.
My own brother... I couldnТt say.. I couldnТt say a word in reply!
- Why do you stammer more with David than you do with me?
- Because youТre bloody well paid to listen!
- Bertie, IТm not a geisha girl.
- Stop trying to be so bloody clever!
- What is it about David that stops you speaking?
- What is it about you, that bloody makes want you to go on about it, all the
- Vulgar but fluent. You donТt stammer when you swear.
- Bugger off!
- Is that the best you can do?
- Well, bloody bugger to you, you beastly bastard.
- A public school prig can do better than that.
- Shit. Shit, shit, shit! Shit!
- See how defecation flows trippingly from the tongue?
- Because IТm angry!
- You Know the f-word?
- Oh Bertie...
- Fuck. Fuck, fuck, fuck!
Bugger, bugger, buggerdy bug.. fuck ass!
- Yes! You see! Not a hesitation!
- Bloody, bloody, bloody! Shit, shit, shit! Bugger, bugger, bugger! Fuck.. and
- Dad? WhatТs going on?
- Sorry. Finish your homework
- Well ..thatТs a side of you we donТt get to see that often.
- No. No weТre not supposed to really, not publicly.
- LetТs get some air.
- No Logue, I donТt think thatТs a...
- ThatТs a good idea.
- WhatТs the matter? WhatТs got you so upset?
- Logue, you have no idea. My brother is infatuated with a woman whoТs been
married twice. SheТs asking for a divorce and David is determined to marry her.
- Mrs Wallis Simpson of Baltimore.
- ThatТs not right. Queen Wallis of Baltimore?
- Can he do that?
- Absolutely not. But heТs going to anyway. All hellТs broken loose.
- CanТt they carry on privately?
- If only they would.
- Where does that leave you?
- I know my place! IТll do anything... in my power to keep my brother on the
- Is it that serious?.. Your place may be on the throne.
- I am not an alternative to my brother.
- If you had to you could outshine David...
- DonТt take liberties!
- ThatТs bordering on treason. IТm just saying you could be King. You could do
- That is treason!
- IТm trying to get you to realise you need not be governed by fear.
- IТve had enough of this!
- WhatТre you afraid of?
- Your poisonous words!
- WhyТd you come to me? You are not some middle class bugger, who needs
elocution lessons so you can chit-chat...
- DonТt instruct me on my duties!
IТm the son of a .... King... The brother of a king.
YouТre the disappointing son of a brewer! A jumped-up jackeroo from the outback!
YouТre nobody. These sessions are over!