Lady Betty and lady Bertie smoked while they interrogated this loser. They had caught him spying on them and they wanted to know who he worked for. They also wanted to know what he gathered so far. He was not talking so they had to talk to him in a different way. They spat on him and made him lick the spit. They told him the more he did not talk the worse and more painful the punishment would get. He told them.