Wycliffe Quotes

[while convalescing after being shot, Wycliffe is staying in a hotel. In the hotel dining room, one of the other guests voices his opinions about criminals]
David Miller: The more villains we can put six feet under, the better. Eh? [Wycliffe stands up and bangs the dining table]
Det. Supt. Charles Wycliffe: Now this may come as something of a shock to you, but I don't regard the taking of a life as being even remotely funny.
Det. Supt. Charles Wycliffe: [shouts] Your attitude is an *insult* and represents *everything* that I *hate* about this job. [Wycliffe walks out of the dining room]
David Miller: [to the other diners] Bit unsociable, isn't he?

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