Holdsby: (reading from newspaper) Chief Inspector Morse can still find time to indulge his passions for books, music and fine wines.
Morse: They make them sound like vices.
James Balcombe: Your aesthetic sense seems to be causing you no end of trouble... does it bother you?
Morse: Yes, it does.
James Balcombe: He's gone for a walk. Being able to put one foot in front of another is one of Harry's few accomplishments, and he tries to make the best of it.
Third Journalist: But can you tell us how you got your break?
Morse: Yes. It was something I read in a book.