In 1905 Germany, the British have two operatives planted inside a top secret German shipyard. After one of them is exposed, Reilly is sent in to replace him, but because the surviving agent is perceived as being a weak link, Reilly doesn't reveal himself to him... even though they are boarding at the same house. Reilly diverts himself by romancing his Marxisr landlord's daughter. Written by
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You know, Basil, one of these days we may find ourselves on opposite sides, and I will take great pleasure in denting your self-esteem.
[Although his first reaction is to take the remark in jest, he becomes serous when he realizes that Sidney is serious
I look forwrd to that, dear boy.