In response to Laura Perrins: Hugh Grant consorts with prostitutes. No, Lib Dems, I won’t have dinner with him, sfin wrote:
The best refusal of a dinner invitation was Peter Cook’s.
On receiving an invitation to dine with the Duke and Duchess of York, he replied:
“Thank you for your kind invitation. I have checked my diary and I’m afraid I must decline, as it turns out I shall be watching television that evening.”