The always fastidious Nero Wolfe inadvertently stains his tie while eating lunch alone in his study. While Archie is upstairs in the plant room trying to convince him to take on the prospective client, the beautiful young legal secretary is strangled in Nero's study using his abandoned tie by person or persons unknown. During the investigation Archie gets involved with a beautiful actress Rita Ramsey Sorrell. Written by
Gabe Taverney (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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[During poker game
Why do you always do that?
You lose, you keep losing, and yet you bet.
You know why?
[faking Irish accent
As me old mother used to say, "You can lead a whore to culture, but you can't make her
[glares at Orrie
Minuet in A
from "String Quintet in E Major," Op. 11, No. 5
Written by Luigi Boccherini
KPM CS 7:2
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