Clout a functionary
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An episode of gratuitous thuggery would be a fast and reliable route to New Newgate Prison. If that's what you want.
Uproar in the Palace
The surprised functionary goes down in moments. You push his desk over and begin methodically tearing up papers.His compatriots shout for help! You can hear whistles blowing in the distance.