"Good morning, gentlemen," he said, with a flourish of his top hat.
"Letting a top hat sit on you, for instance," said the Socialist.
The days are long gone by when he said he wanted a bicycle, a top hat, and a pipe.
A top hat and modern collar did not improve the likeness, but it was there still.
Then, removing his top hat, he brushed it round with a cuff.
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