By Agatha Christie
First, there have been ten - a curious collection of strangers summoned as weekend site visitors to a personal island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unknown to them all, is nowhere to be came across. All that the site visitors have in universal is a depraved previous they're unwilling to bare - and a mystery that would seal their destiny. for every hsa been marked for homicide. one after the other they fall prey. prior to the weekend is out, there'll be none. And basically the lifeless are above suspicion
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When the wind comes, look sharp. Another gust rattled the windowpanes. As real weather came on, the wind was rising and swinging around out of the northeast. By the time Wade Sorenson got the good ship Amaryllis within sight of the harbor beacons, it would be blowing a gale. I caulked the last window and started on the drafty doorways: tacks and felt weather stripping. One of the pleasures of fixing up an old house is knowing that you can never be finished; there is always another small task, a creaky floorboard or a leaky radiator valve, to keep your hands occupied and your mind from becoming the devil's playground.
This did not come as a surprise, but the look on Ellie's face did. Everything okay? I telegraphed wordlessly at her, and her gaze back at me was as loaded with meaning as the clouds barreling down out of the mountains at us were full of April snow. " Then in a burst of cold air from the back door, she was gone. "Have a nice day," George managed at last as the door closed, but when he turned back to me he was all business again. " I don't know why I suddenly wanted to stall him. The dead man felt all at once like a dreadful embarrassment, the sort of thing no good Eastport housewife would ever let happen.
Thanks. " No, I thought. " Sam's own plan was for the local technical college, and a course in the fundamentals of boat building. He was looking forward to a two-day visit to the school, but had not yet informed his father of his intentions. "Go on, now. And be careful," I called after him as he went out into a rumble of young male voices. "Be care-ful, Tiptree," rose a mocking falsetto as they glided away in a mob down the snowy street. I recognized the voice as that of Sam's closest pal, Tommy Daigle.
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