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Motive v. Opportunity: A Short Story

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At a meeting of the Tuesday Night Club, attorney Mr. Petherick relates an incident involving the late Simon Clode, a wealthy client. Obsessed by his granddaughter's death, Clode turned to spiritualist Eurydice Spragg to contact her in the afterlife, and then decided to write a new will leaving Eurydice as the benefactor and excluding his family. To everyone's surprise, whe ...more
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Published May 8th 2012 by William Morrow Paperbacks (first published April 12th 2012)
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Linda Slates
I actually figured this one out myself! Fun.
Denisa C
This is one interesting story of how something may not be what it seems. I am not familiar with Miss Marple, but I will for sure check some of the work on her out.
A case of mistaken identity of an inanimate object rather than murder.
Short story previously published in The Thirteen Problems.

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Agatha Christie also wrote romance novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott, and was occasionally published under the name Agatha Christie Mallowan.

Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller was born in Torquay, Devon, England, U.K., as the youngest of three. The Millers had two other children: Margaret Frary Miller (1879–1950), called Madge, who was eleven years Agatha's senior, and Louis Montant Miller (1880
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