Originally Posted by Torphy
You're looking far too much into it and analyzing it improperly, IMO. The way it was mentioned was that he knows what his reputation is, and a "Supposed criminal", is him putting it in Black's words/POV. He was basically quoting Matthew Black here indirectly...anyone that's ever seen much of Frewin's stuff knows he'd flat out almost fight someone for that accusation any other time , LOL. As you said, "Deny", been there, done that. Just looking at things from Black's perspective there.