But Snooker, as usual, tried to sneak away, his tail between his legs.
A year ago young Snooker had done a month for one of those very trout.
But Snooker spent all his spare time biting and snuffling, and he stank abominably.
In some rooms it is considered fair and part of the game to snooker an opponent deliberately; in others the practice is condemned.
A four-handed game ...