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The moment the light

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Shall I be in the way? asked the superintendent. No, please stay, said Prada. I would like you to see this lady. We may want your official assistance one of these days to get her out of a scrape. Moncler Prada passed out of the flat and pressed the bell of the door next to his. There was no response. He pressed it again after an interval, and stepped back to look at the fanlight. No light showed and he took out his watch. It was nine oclock. He had not seen the girl all day, having been present at the inquest, but he had heard her door close two hours before. No reply came moncler jackets to his second ring, and he went back to his flat. Shes out, he said. I dont quite understand it. I particularly requested her yesterday not to go out after dark for a day or two. He walked into his bedroom and opened the window.

The light of day was still in the sky, but he took a small electric lamp to guI’de him along the narrow steel balcony which connected all the flats with the fireescape. He found her window closed and bolted, but with the skill of a professional burglar he unfastened the catch and stepped inside. The room was in darkness. He switched on the light and glanced round. It was Olivas bedroom, and her workday hat and coat were lying on the bed. He opened the long cupboard where she kept her limited wardrobe. He knew, because prada sunglasses it was his business to know, every dress she possessed. They were all there as, also, were the three hats which she kept on a shelf. All the drawers of the bureau were closed and there was no sign of any disorder such as might be expected if she had changed and gone out.

He opened the door of the bedroom and walked into the sittingroom, lighting his way across to the electric switch by means of his lamp. The moment the light flooded the room he realized that something was wrong. There was no disorder, but the room conveyed in some indescribable manner a suggestion of violence. An object on the floor attracted his attention and he stooped and picked it up. It was a shoe, and the strap which had held it in place was broken. He looked at it, slipped it in his pocket and passed rapidly through the other rooms to the little kitchen and the tiny bathroom, put on the light in the hall and made a careful scrutiny of the walls and the floor. The mat was twisted out of its place, and on the left side of the wall there were two long scratches.

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