“Elementary! I’ll never want you to leave, because your asinine remarks often give me important clues.”
“Are you giving me a raise?”
“The remark is out of context. But it’s a possible motivation for the murder.”
“Tomorrow’s headlines may speak of something entirely different.” He felt the cold touch of a pistol on his temple.
The siren of a police van tore through the awkward silence.
“You could never write a perfect crime scene.”