That's three mistakes in four weeks from TV's increasingly unterrifying
tycoon who thinks it's impressive to announce: "I'm off to have lunch with the Prime Minister."
So far, most of the images in this show are distinctly unterrifying
. Angels wait in attendance; dimple with seductively innocent charm; float softly overhead; lend reassurance or inspire greatness.
And, showing his hand, revealing what is in his armoury, actually quoting the unterrifying
one-liner, Propertius must be aware of, and want us to see, the impotence of the poet's retaliation.