Reading progress update: I've read 292 out of 355 pages.

To Love and Be Wise - Josephine Tey

‘Any alternative suggestion?’

‘Well, there is someone who had the opportunity, the motive, and the means.’

‘What are we waiting for?’ Bryce said, flippant.

‘Unfortunately the fourth ingredient is missing.’

‘No evidence.’

‘Not one sliver of a tittle.’

Erm, ...

since there is no body as yet, this is still a missing person's case, not an actual crime

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. So why are they so trigger happy for an arrest?