Originally Posted by jewels_P
Keep throwing the coconut at him, he'll eventually give a different reply and you can carry on.
Nope, there was no different reply. I threw the coconut a grandtotal of 12 times.
Anyway, I solved the problem by downloading a bunch of savegames. One of them was after the conversation with H.T. Marley and getting all the pieces of the insult.
Sadly, that meant I'd missed the converstation that 'explained' the origin of Herman Toothrot (gaping plotholes EVERYWHERE), so I had to watch that on Youtube. ^^'