Arthur: I wanted to say, I made a mistake. It was unfair to sack you.
Merlin: No, don’t worry about it. Buy me a drink and we’ll call it even.
Arthur: I can’t really be seen to be buying drinks for my servant.
Merlin: Your servant? You sacked me.
Arthur: Now I’m rehiring you. My chambers are a complete mess. My clothes need washing, my armour needs repairing, my boots need cleaning, my dogs need exercising, my fireplace needs sweeping, my bed needs changing and someone needs to muck out my stables…