“Are you going to tip that over me? I was just making myself some toast. You have to set the number on the dial and I had it up to high. But I’ve got the hang of it now. Would you like a piece?”

“I was worried that Mr. Branson might take it into his head to burn the house down, but I didn’t think that you would.”

“No? You should never take anything for granted, Mr. Carson.”