The president of the Bank of the Black Monks ("service with a smile and a stab") threatens Edmund with torture and death unless he repays the £1000 he owes. While always portraying himself as fabulously wealthy, Blackadder is in fact totally broke, and so he needs to find a way to make money very quickly.... or find something that the Monks like more than money. Written by
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The door to Blackadder's study is open prior to Baldrick being thrown through it the second time. The camera pans to Blackadder, then back to the door, which is latched when Baldrick goes through it. See more
Bishop of Bath and Wells
[Blackadder has blackmailed the Bishop with a nude painting of him with Percy
Never, in all my years, have I encountered such cruel and foul-minded perversity! Have you ever considered a career in the church?
No, I could never get used to the underwear.