I don't know that there is much soaring upwards in bagatelle.
And, after all, when they got to Berkeley Square no bagatelle was played at all.
But the bagatelle would almost have been better than what occurred.
He was a member of the Baldwin, the Cavendish, and the Bagatelle card clubs.
He could not be cold-blooded enough to drive even such a bagatelle from his head.