However, his attention was drawn away from thoughts of Time-Travelling Art Thieves when he realized that the Symbol formerly known as the Marquis de Sade was speaking to him: "my dear Parry, have you ever heard of an ancestor of mine, Gilles de Rais?" and MacFarlane replied: "oh yes, Donny, a victim of the Spanish Inquisition, so I've read," not feeling the time was right to admit that Blue Beard was a descendant of his and an enthusiastic member of The Ring of Gold, but he need not have worried, for Donny went on: "one might otherguess that the entire case against him, prosecuted so enthusiastically by that turncoat old Queen, Henri V Duke of Brittany – did you know he was a double-yolker? no? oh, 'tis well known in the family that he preferred to dress as a woman and insisted that he be addressed as Henriette – was sheer embezzlement on a monumental State-sponsored scale," and seeming to have lost his train of thought, Donny turned to Maggie – or was it Daphne? - and asked her whether she preferred to be fucked in the front, or back? for her part, the girl neither blushed nor looked at all shocked, and replied: "where do you prefer to take it, Milord, in your gură or your cur?" using obscene gestures to indicate that these Roma words translate to mouth and arse, at which point MacFarlane was struck by that feeling of l'esprit de l'escalier as he realised what he ought ot have said to the Symbol earlier but that now it was too late, as Donny roared with laughter and made various suggestions to Daphne, or Maggie, but perhaps there will be another chance tomorrow.