By Agatha Christie
Hercule Poirot will be on holiday, yet a killer isn't. The victim's a hateful vacationer despised even by way of her personal kids. For the visitors on the inn lodge, sympathies are with the assassin, this means that a difficult activity for the Belgian detective.
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Hannah sneaked a quick glance at Shirley. Martin’s exwife was staring at her replacement with a slack jaw and a glazed look in her eyes. As Hannah watched, Babs nudged Shirley and whispered in her ear. Whatever Babs said, it worked. Shirley closed her mouth, sat up a little straighter, SUGAR COOKIE MURDER 59 and pretended she was fascinated by the Christmas tree that sat in the middle of the room, and not in the least bit interested in the new Mrs. Martin Dubinski. “Uh-oh,” Hannah said, under her breath, wondering what she could do to defuse the situation.
And this time she’d bought diamond earrings, too. “Thank you, Hannah,” Stephanie said, shrugging out of her coat and handing it to her husband. “Hang this up for me, Richard. ” Hannah just shook her head as the mayor trotted obediently to the cloakroom while his wife headed off to the kitchen. She’d been in the kitchen enough times to imagine the scene that would ensue. Stephanie would offer to help. Edna would say that was so nice of her, but she sure wouldn’t want Mrs. Bascomb to get that beautiful dress mussed.
She must have gotten me mixed up with my sisters. But anyway, we meet at last. ” Winthrop asked, exuding conﬁdence that his question would be answered in the positive. ” Hannah smiled, taking in her mother’s significant other at a glance. Winthrop Harrington II matched Hannah’s mental picture of a Regency romance heartthrob, and that meant he was right up her mother’s alley. He was suave, sophisticated, handsome in a quietly understated way, and from the way his clothing ﬁt, it had been tailored just for him.
Appointment with Death by Agatha Christie