To celebrate his birthday 'Mother' goes to visit two elderly aunts to whom he tells a story from the Avengers' case files. It involves a criminal caper to steal art treasures. The treasures were to be held for safe keeping in an underground vault in the event of a national emergency but the criminals aimed to squirrel them away once in the vault. It is a hair colour changing story indeed.
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[wagging his finger
An impass was reached.
[coppying the fingerwagging
What's an impass?
When they run out of plot.
References Arsenic and Old Lace