Episode #154 is now posted.|
“Helga, if you’ll excuse me, I think I’d like to be alone for a while,” Dane Manchester said to his housekeeper, Helga Grimm, as he stared at the mysterious envelope he held in his hands. It had just arrived by messenger and his gut told him that it was something best opened in private. “You can finish your work in here later. Why don’t you go ahead and start on dinner?”
“Yes, Mr. Manchester,” she replied as she headed for the door.
“Oh, and Helga….”
“Please close the doors behind you.”
After Helga had gone and the large wooden doors of the library were securely closed, Dane tore open the envelope and pulled out the contents for examination. His gut instinct had been more than accurate. Inside the envelope were a series of photographs – photographs of him and one Kitty Benedict, portraying them in very compromising situations. Included with the photographs was a note –
“Some affairs are best kept private, don’t you think? Instructions to follow…”