Death at the Jesus Hospital (Lord Francis Powerscourt, Book by David Dickinson

By David Dickinson

3 males are discovered with their throats lower, and all are attached indirectly to an old urban of London livery corporation, the Silkworkers. Lord Powerscourt has no scarcity of suspects or suspicions. the 1st sufferer had shadowy hyperlinks with the key provider. the second one had wiped fifteen years out of his personal earlier. The 3rd, a guy who accumulated girls at church in the course of Christmas Carol prone, have been threatened via indignant husbands and disinherited sons.

All the sufferers have been against the reorganization of the Silkworkers' funds and, curiously, Sir Peregrine Fishborne, the top of the Silkworkers, was once current earlier than every one victim's loss of life. Lord is aware that the most important to fixing the secret lies within the unusual markings stumbled on at the our bodies, which no coroners can determine

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Fairfax and Cromwell have soundly defeated the Cavaliers, and the King's army is in tatters. In the midst of the gloom which surrounds you, there is one bright spot. Dell is still alive. Now turn to 207. 155 153 As you relate your story, you watch his face harden in disbelief. When you have finished, he answers you. 'I have never heard such incredible tales in my entire career,' he says. 'I do not believe a word of it. Instead, Master Worden, I believe you to be a Roundhead spy. And we have only one way of dealing with spies.

If you have done so only one or two times, then turn to 229. If you have opposed the majority three or more times, then turn to 88. 175 Standing, you tell the House of Commons that it You rise to your feet and acknowledge the people's request to take your place on the platform. Thinking quickly, you realize that the most important thing to do is to arm yourselves. You tell them this and they agree. The only store of weapons near here is the county armoury,' you say. 'It is important that we secure this before the forces of the King can deprive us of these weapons.

Cries one man. ' cries another. 'Tell your lies to the Irish,' shouts another. ' The messenger stumbles away down the road, very much the worse for wear, and the crowd disperses. Now turn to 222. 111 Rupert, assessing the state of the battle, decides that the King is in danger, and that the battle cannot be won. He rallies you and others around him and carves a way through to the King to cover his retreat from the field. Arriving at the King's side, you realize with a shock that one of the horsemen already there is Dell!

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