Turpin, Swiftnick and Jane run afoul of the religious maniac Ignatius Slake and his followers. Slake promptly puts Turpin on trial and sentences him to a 'running'. This means he is to be tied to a burning cartwheel.
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Well, let's get on with the proceedings. Your name?
Alexander the Great.
I hold you in contempt! Alexander is dust, dust... Do you think I'm mad? Or perhaps you're mad, Mr. Alexander.
Perhaps I am, my lord.
Perhaps won't do, perhaps ain't good enough, perhaps won't save you.