Comment: Maybe he asked for the fee

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Maybe he asked for the fee

knowing they would decline because he is too much of a gentleman to tell them off.

Yeah, I kinda like that scenario...;-)

The law cannot make a wicked person virtuous…God’s grace alone can accomplish such a thing.
Ron Paul - The Revolution

Setting a good example is a far better way to spread ideals than through force of arms. Ron Paul