By Agatha Christie
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Characters: eight male, three female
Clarissa, the second one spouse of Henry Hailsham Brown, is adept at spinning stories of experience for his or her bored diplomatic circle. whilst a homicide happens in her drawing room she reveals dwell drama a lot tougher to deal with, particularly as she suspects the assassin can be her younger stepdaughter Pippa. Worse nonetheless, the sufferer is the guy who broke up Henry's first marriage. furthermore Henry may be arriving presently with a V.I.P. who may well take a dim view of our bodies within the drawing room. Clarissa's quick speaking locations her and Pippa in a few hair elevating studies. by the point Henry arrives, the assassin has been unmasked and all is basic so common that Henry is not able to think Clarissa whilst she explains why there are not any refreshments for his or her venerated visitor.
"So heavily woven with thrills and comedy that shocks and laughs are approximately fifty fifty."-London Guardian
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