Jessica was looking forward to staying with her nephew, Grady Fletcher, but pest control fumigation drives them out of his New York apartment, however, to a deluxe hotel owned by his frat buddy Garrett Harper's older wife Cornelia Montaigne Harper, an overbearing workaholic. We soon learn Garrett is hiding from her his contacts with computer operator Sandra Clemons, who could never afford the hotel's steep prices. Grady finds Sandra dead, but agrees to keep silent about Garrett being in the room and thus becomes the prime suspect to save his frat buddy's marriage. While dandy NYPD Inspector Donald Matheney sees properly screening the crime scene as an interruption before returning to the ballet, Jessica soon finds mother Nettie Harper knew about a secret, which enabled blackmail.
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The character 'Garrett' is referred to as 'Gary' several times. This is not a mistake as 'Gary' is a valid nickname for 'Garrett' See more
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References A Room with a View
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Written by John Addison See more