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By Agatha Christie

Disagreeable issues are occurring in an specific tuition for ladies - such things as homicide! overdue one evening, lecturers examine a mysterious flashing gentle within the activities pavilion, whereas the remainder of the varsity sleeps. There, one of the lacrosse sticks, they bump into the physique of the unpopular video games mistress -- shot throughout the middle from element clean variety. the varsity is thrown into chaos while the 'cat' moves back. regrettably, schoolgirl Julia Upjohn is familiar with an excessive amount of. particularly, she is familiar with that with out Hercule Poirot's support, she's going to be the subsequent sufferer!

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Hans,” said Hungertobel, “I don’t understand you.

For a moment the old man thought that he had had enough vodka, but finally he, too, drank. The room spun around for a moment, Gulliver re­ minded him of a giant bat. Then the room stood still again, only it was a little bit crooked. But that he could take in his stride. “ You knew Nehle,” said Barlach. The giant replied, “ I had dealings with him occa­ sionally,” and occupied himself with his vodka. Then he started to talk, but now no longer in his former cold, clear voice, but in a strangely singing tone, which became more marked when what he said was ironic or sarcastic, but which was sometimes nevertheless soft and tempered.

I have in the course of my travels through the vari­ ous camps taken a close look at the torturers, and I know the types. Nehle was quite outstanding in his field. He did not participate in the brutalities of the others. I must ad­ mit that he helped the prisoners as much as this was pos­ sible—and as far as help could have a purpose in a camp the only purpose of which was extermination. He was terrifying in a different sense than the other doctors, Commissar. His experiments were not outstanding for their heightened torture.

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