The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle:|
that, and I came down."
"You shut up the windows and doors the night before. Did you
fasten all the windows?"
"Were they all fastened this morning?"
"You have a maid who has a sweetheart? I think that you remarked
to your uncle last night that she had been out to see him?"
"Yes, and she was the girl who waited in the drawing-room. and
who may have heard uncle's remarks about the coronet."
"I see. You infer that she may have gone out to tell her
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes