Jaded Dian de Momerie and Todd Milligan crash the Duchess of Denver's cocktail party, and Lord Peter is tasked by his sister-in-law with throwing them out. Dian thinks she recognizes Wimsey as Harlequin, but he successfully convinces her that he is really his look-alike black sheep cousin Bredon and hints that he is a drug dealer also. Wimsey later meets the pair in his Harlequin/Bredon identity and proposes an alliance of their drug-dealing operations. Meanwhile Parker tracks down a suspect who passed cocaine in a pub to the Natural History Museum. Written by
Did You Know?
There is a photograph of the actor Robert Montgomery pinned to a file cabinet behind Ms. Parton, a secretary at Pym's ad agency. Robert Montgomery played Lord Peter Wimsey in Busman's Honeymoon (1940), a Hollywood production of Dorothy L. Sayers' novel with the same title. See more
Lord Peter Wimsey
[Assuming the identity of his fictional cousin Bredon
I think that my appearance will disappoint you except that I am handsome and less rabbity-looking. Whoever has seen Wimsey has seen me.
Tom, Tom, the Piper's Son
Traditional British folk song (first published 1795)
[Played on flute by Ian Carmichael] See more