'Between ourselves, I dropped about five hundred of the best. And I just want to ask you one simple question. Why did I drop it?'
'Because you were an infernal young ass.'
'Well,yes,' agreed Freddie, having considered the point, 'you might put it that way, of course. But why was I an ass?'
'Good God!' exclaimed the exasperated Mr Keeble. 'Am I a psycho-analyst?'