And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

By Agatha Christie

First, there have been ten - a curious collection of strangers summoned as weekend visitors to a personal island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unknown to them all, is nowhere to be came across. All that the visitors have in universal is a depraved previous they're unwilling to bare - and a mystery that might seal their destiny. for every hsa been marked for homicide. one after the other they fall prey. sooner than the weekend is out, there'll be none. And in basic terms the useless are above suspicion

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Gertie’s voice trailed away into amazed silence as she saw that the woman she was addressing was followed by another woman wearing dark glasses, then another and another. Mason pushed Adelle Hastings along into the group and she entered with another woman. Tragg forced his way into the office. “Now, just a minute,” he said, “just a minute. ” “I—Why, I thought . . ” “Now, let’s be careful about this,” Tragg said. “One of these women came in here yesterday. ” Gertie said, “I thought it was this one,” pointing with her finger.

It had been fired twice. “Your husband didn’t do the things he was supposed to have done today. He isn’t answering the telephone. “Now then, Mrs. Hastings, just suppose that some woman had stolen your handbag, had gone to your husband’s house shortly after you left this morning, had fired two shots and your husband is lying there very, very dead. ” Her face blanched, then suddenly her eyes became suspicious. “Now, just a minute,” she said. ” Mason asked. “Yes. ” “I had no money when I arrived,” she said.

It was—I think I could. I’d know it if I saw it again. That is, I think I would. ” “I told you my husband gave me five hundred dollars. I told him about someone stealing my purse and he gave me five hundred dollars and told me to get another purse and that would see me home, that probably I’d get all the contents of my purse back except the money. He said that thieves were usually considerate in the matter of driving licenses and things of that sort. He said they didn’t like to have incriminating things in their possession.

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