By Agatha Christie
Rex Fortescue, king of a monetary empire, was once sipping
tea in his “counting house” while he suffered
an agonizing and unexpected demise. On later inspection,
the wallet of the deceased have been came across to contain
traces of cereals.
Yet, it used to be the incident within the parlor which confirmed
Miss Marple's suspicion that right here she was
looking at a case of crime by means of rhyme. . . .
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Extra resources for A Pocket Full of Rye (Miss Marple, Book 6)
I’d throw away pages and pages of her work every time I cleaned her room. ” I was afraid to tell Cheyenne how badly I wanted to see Brooke’s writings for fear I’d scare her off. “Fascinating,” I said. ” “Maybe you can show me sooner rather than later. ” “I’m not claiming it’s great art or anything. ” Cheyenne laughed, from nerves I thought. ” By the time Cheyenne unlocked her apartment door, the sun had gone down, and we’d spent over an hour in the beer garden. The beer helped her agree to show me her work.
I gave him a job in the gift shop. I give him discount coupons for the girls. I hated calling the cops on him but he’s been worse than usual. He came to get the sheets off Brooke’s bed. Can you believe that? Well, naturally 41 CHARLES DEEMER / DEAD BODY IN A SMALL ROOM the room had been cleaned as soon as the police were through with it. We got a new girl coming in next week from Vegas. Sonny Boy wanted to put Brooke’s sheets on his own bed or some damn thing. Sniff himself to sleep or whatever.
Obviously the person who had killed her. “Your chief of police didn’t believe me,” Anita went on. During her story, she’d planted a cigarette into the holder and had smoked it to a stub, which she stabbed out now. “He said that a person’s handwriting can change dramatically under 32 CHARLES DEEMER / DEAD BODY IN A SMALL ROOM duress. That’s poppycock. I never heard that, have you? No one will ever convince me that the note was written by my daughter. There was a woman there, a police woman, and she understood the situation as clearly as I did, but this didn’t matter to the chief either.
A Pocket Full of Rye (Miss Marple, Book 6) by Agatha Christie