I have written, and write, verses on different subjects,including politics. Some are satiric and some, I hope, amusing. Feel free to comment.

June 21, 2010

The Case of the False Fan

Monday

Detective Inspector Malcolm Nealy looked around the dingy C.I.D. office at his London police station and wondered if he could persuade the holders of the purse strings to splurge on a couple of tins of paint. He was checking what he called his task list, as he always did on Monday morning, deciding which cases should be dealt with first. Just as he finished planning his day Gregory Gresham, his sergeant, came into the room.