He then was asked for a cup of tea,
"Tippy Assam, Chinese gunpowder, Darjeeling, English Breakfast?""English please"."Lucky that, they didn't put the others on the trolley this mnorning"
He went on to regale the tale of the Welsh colonisation of Southern Argentina, setting off from Liverpool on the Minerva to escape persecution, interjecting offers of fine claret all the while.
Rather brightened the day