A thrilling reconstruction of one of the most notorious events in literary history: Agatha Christie's mysterious 11-day disappearance in 1926.
English (North American)
Young Adult (18-35)
North American, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes)
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the letter flutters on the desk, almost keeping time with the footsteps thundering across the floor, Back and forth, back and forth, the feet pace, and the thick writing paper quivers to the same rhythm. The black, spiky words possess ivory page seemed to come alive and pulsate with each heavy tread. How do you want this story to end? It seems to me that there are two paths from which you can choose. The first involving a softer landing than the second, though neither are without bumps and bruises. Of course these small inequities are simply a necessary consequence of this entire exercise, As I'm sure you must understand by now, or have I overestimated you, and you haven't guessed, no matter my goal, which you will undoubtedly find utterly unacceptable, will be met regardless of your awareness, freeing myself of the shackles of your judgment, and your malfeasance will be a delightful result of your duplicity. A result you never intended because you only ever intended to serve your own needs and satisfy your own desires. I was never in the forefront of your mind, not even in the early days, even as I was told that you should always be at the forefront of mine
Aristocrat, Characters, Criminal, Girl Next Door, Real Person, Attractive, Awkward, Biting, Brave, Brooding, Concerned, Excitable, Raspy, Sarcastic, Villainous, North American, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes)