Description:10 06 36 00 London 1699. The city, the carriage, passer-bys, the bridges, the street with snow, winter. Inside house, fireplace, rather rustic, bourgeois. Captain Kidd " Charles Laughton " speaks with an instructor Cary Shadwell " Reginald Owen " and asks him to educate him in the good manners. Discussion among both men. Suitability, rules of usage, education. They do a market, handshake, man undertakes to learn the good manners to the captain. Will to become noble, prestige. Close-up of a text on parchment which announces the implementation of the next journey of the captain in India and in Madagascar.