Portifoy is the butler of the late Agatha Grisley
Portifoy was long time loyal butler of the famous mystery writer Agatha Grisley. He worked at her mansion for an undisclosed amount of time. A couple weeks after her death, Portifoy learned she left him nothing. He began to shirk his duties and tossed out Mr. Kingsford's coat twice.
- Portifoy, the butler, is named after a butler of the name in the first episode of Rod Seling's "Night Gallery," a 70s horror anthology series.