A man's naked corpse seems to have fallen to his death, but a toxin killed him first. The modestly paid company employee turns out to be a serial seducer, who mysteriously deviated from his usual MO to pretend being a rich man. While disease grows over groom Ryan's future, Castle comes up with alternative, business-related motives and suspects on top of many scorned women. Written by
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Ryan's fiancée Jenny is portrayed by Seamus Dever's actual wife. See more
When Lainie mentions that the victim had been poisoned with colchicine, Castle mentions that it is a drug used to treat rheumatism. The most common condition treated with colchicine is gout, not rheumatism. Colchicine is also used in plant breeding; treatment of seedlings with a colchicine solution doubles the chromosomes and enhances various characteristics of the plant; however, the treated plants are poisonous; only the succeeding generations are safe for consumption. An episode of Quincy M.E.
featured a plot centered around stolen marijuana plants that had been treated with colchicine to increase their potency, becoming lethal to anyone who smoked them. See more
No problem... we're still working up the financing terms on subordinated debt anyway.
Written by 'Robert Duncan (VII)' (qv) See more