"Can you spare me a moment?" said Psmith.
"I should have added that I can also recite 'Gunga-Din'. Will you think that over?"
"Thank you," said Psmith. "Thank you. I have a feeling that it may just turn the scale."
He raised his hat ambassadorially, and galloped away again.
-- A proposal of marriage, from Leave it to Psmith by P.G. Wodehouse.