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Questions about the 1927 mystery novel 'Unnatural Death' by Dorothy L. Sayers. Use this tag with the tag [dorothy-l-sayers].

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What is the libellous meaning of ‘daffy-down-dilly’?

In Dorothy L. Sayers’ novel Unnatural Death, the barrister Mr Towkington advises Lord Peter Wimsey to be careful to avoid libel: ‘You are too easily surprised,’ said Mr Towkington. ‘Many words have ...