A Family Man: in Three Acts by John Galsworthy

By John Galsworthy

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Will you swear to that? MOON. [With that sudden uncertainty which comes over the most honest in such circumstances] Not−−not so to speak in black and white, Your Worship; but that was my idea at the time. MAYOR. You won't swear to it? MOON. I'll swear he called me an idiot and a lout; the words made a deep impression on me. CHANTREY. [To himself] Mort aux vaches! MAYOR. Eh? That'll do, constable; stand back. Now, who else saw the struggle? Mrs Builder. You're not obliged to say anything unless you like.

At its back corner stands HARRIS, telephoning. HARRIS. What−−[Pause] Well, it's infernally awkward, Sergeant. . The Mayor's in a regular stew. . [Listens] New constable? I should think so! Young fool! Look here, Martin, the only thing to do is to hear the charge here at once. I've sent for Mr Chantrey; he's on his way. Bring Mr Builder and the witnesses round sharp. See? And, I say, for God's sake keep it dark. Don't let the Press get on to it. Why you didn't let him go home−−! Black eye? The constable?

MAUD. No−−no. I don't think he did. MAYOR. Then who supplied the−−er−−momentum? MAUD. I think there was a struggle for the cane, and it flew up. A Family Man 38/58 A Family Man MAYOR. Hand up the cane. The SERGEANT hands up the cane. The MAYOR and CHANTREY examine it. MAYOR. Which end−−do you suggest−−inflicted this injury? MAUD. Oh! the knob end, sir. MAYOR. What do you say to that, constable? MOON. [Stepping the mechanical two paces] I don't deny there was a struggle, Your Worship, but it's my impression I was 'it.

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