Yes, it is shocking, isn’t it? In my teenage years I did one or two rather silly things. Let us put it this way: it did not involve dressing up in £1,000 tail-coats. Let us not go down this road; I can feel an imaginary shovel in my hands as I continue.
Let us be reasonable. People who are young—by that I mean under the age of 20, and even a little bit older—do silly things. I should think that most of the people in the Room have done silly things and I certainly include myself in that. One does not go to prison for doing one-off silly things, or for doing things as a drunken student.