The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Case of The Lamp That Went Out by Grace Isabel Colbron and Augusta Groner:|
over the moon just then and when it came out again the window was
shut and there was a white curtain drawn in front of it."
"How could you see that?"
"I could see it when the lamp was lit again."
"Then the lamp was lit again?"
"Yes, I could see the red light behind the curtain."
"And what happened then?"
"Nothing more then, except that the man went through the garden."
Muller rose now and took up his hat. He was evidently excited and
Knoll looked at him uneasily. "You're goin' already?" he asked.
"Yes, I have a great deal to do to-day," replied the detective and