The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Red Seal by Natalie Sumner Lincoln:|
Ferguson, who had walked several times around the library, looking
behind first one and then the other of the seven doors, paused to
"What attracted Mrs. Brewster's attention to the casket?"
"The blood stain on its side," McIntyre answered.
"What - that!" Ferguson eyed McIntyre
incredulously. "Come, sir, do you mean to tell me she noticed that
little bit of a stain in a dark room?"
"She had an electric torch," shortly.
"But why should she turn the torch on this casket?" persisted the
The Red Seal