Cecily. This is no time for wearing the shallow mask of manners. When I see a spade I call it a spade. Gwendolen. [Satirically.] I am glad to say that I have never seen a spade. It is obvious that our social spheres have been widely different.
Come, dear, [Gwendolen rises] we have already missed five, if not six, trains.
To miss any more might expose us to comment on the platform.