Violet: "Can't you even offer help without sounding like a trumpeter on the peak of the moral high ground?" Isobel: "And must you always sounds like the sister of Marie Antoinette?" Violet: "The queen of Naples was a stalwart figure. I take it as a compliment." Isobel: "You take everything as a compliment." Violet: "I'd advise you to do the same. It saves many an awkward moment."