Special Sub-Topic: "Darkness at Pemberley" Part two
|What color is Kingdom's mustache?|
white. "A stately head, ornamented with white walrus moustaches (uncommon in a butler), dawned solemnly over the brickwork, surmounted over by a bowler hat."
|What Christian name has been in the Darcy family since 1813?|
Elizabeth. "He had pieced out the story from Elizabeth Darcy-the Christian name had been in the family since the famous Elizabeth in 1813-"
|What happened to Sir Charles' wife?|
She was killed in a car crash. A fat man asked if Sir Charles Darcy and his wife, Lady Darcy, would go get a small cargo of liquor, that had been smuggled in from Holland. Sir Charles agreed, he happened to be drunk, so his wife drove the car down for him, he drove back. Four police men waved him over (it had been raining), and a dark car rushed at his car broadside. Sir Charles woke up in the hospital ward; Lady Darcy had been killed outright.
|Why did Buller resign?|
general disgust. "'Why,' asked Charles, 'did you resign then?'
|What is the name of Elizabeth's horse?|
Vitty Kerumby. "She was mounted on a horse called Vitty Kerumby-a name deviously derived from Webster's White Devil-a huge white mare with a bold eye who leapt her fences like a battleship, and had been round Olympia with half a fault."
|How did Mauleverer first try to kill Charles?|
he tried to drop a tile on his head. "By the way, your friend Mauleverer nearly got his chances spoilt for him this morning. A tile came off the stable roof just as I was passing. It missed me by inches and broke into eight pieces at my feet."
|What was in the soup that Charles has?|
soap. "Blast you! It's soap."
|What did Buller say when he was asked how he would like to die?|
that he never wanted to die. "'I think it's a very silly question. I don't want to die at all. I want to go on living forever, with more joy and more experience everyday. I want to put my arms right round the world and never, never leave go.'
'My dear Buller!' said the surgeon. 'I told you you ought to be a poet once before.'"
|Does Buller kiss Elizabeth?|
yes. "Buller, with an ungovernable impulse, and under the supposition that she would never know about it in any case, laid his head beside hers with an audible sigh of gratitude and kissed her nestling ear."
|What is Buller's Christian name?|
Leonidas Jeremiah Buller. "On the way home Elizabeth said, 'Do you know, I don't even know your Christian name?'
'I know, Liz, but you see-'
'What is it?'
'Leonidas Jeremiah Buller.'
'I shall call you Buller,' Elizabeth said emphatically."
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