"Quigley, is everybody here?" Mews asked as he entered the living room."
"Everyone but Magnus-but we can get him on the horn when need be," Quigley said.
"Very good," Mews said looking around the room. The suspects were quietly muttering to one another and avoiding eye contact with Mr Mews-everyone except for Mrs Snodgrass.
"Let's get on with this already Mews. I've got a cheese souffle baking and guests to entertain for my New Years Party," she said looking peevish.
"I'm afraid the souffle with have to wait," Mews said. "We have a mystery to solve."