by Ric Waters
The door to the Study flew open before Detective Inspector Ronald Grey entered with a cadre of constables.
“Arrest them all!”
The mustachioed Joshua Mustard stepped away from the hearth. “What is the meaning of this?”
“Simple, Colonel: You all are suspects in the murder of Doctor Emile Black, just found dead outside this mansion.” Turning to one of the constables, Grey said, “You’ll find that Colonel Mustard’s revolver has recently been fired.”