Lord Humphrey, his wife and his daughter had just crossed the courtyard and disappeared in to their flat. He had hoped to ask for Miss Humphrey’s hand. Unfortunately they left without having dinner and he did not get a chance to mellow them with coffee and liquors.
Everything had been all right till they walked into the dining room. What had gone wrong?
He glanced at the dining table and thinking of the lost opportunity ………. and suddenly the light reflected off the plates appeared uneven. On a closer examination he detected the unwashed grease on the plates.
Thanks for the prompt Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. SHALOM.