Jessica's former student Randy Sloan is back in Cabot Cove to research a 30-year-old murder that someone wants to stay buried. Pretty waitress Sally Bates interests both Randy and rich boy Neal Latimer. But is the secret Randy has discovered worth killing to keep?
Did You Know?
When Jessica bumps into Randy in the library she is wearing a teapot pin, could it be Mrs Potts. See more
Funny that Jessica could rattle off the full names of all four protagonists of an (albeit local but) 30-years-old murder case (the victim's, his fiancee's AND their two cousins'). Her conversation the night before with a budding writer now dredging up the story had barely touched on any specifics. See more
[quietly in library
Mrs. Fletcher... Mrs. Fletcher...
Oh, I'm sorry, Arnold. I guess it's getting to be that time.
I'm afraid so. Yeah. Still looking for that perfect poison?
Oh, yes. I know it's here somewhere. Deadly, exotic. Virtually impossible to detect.
Until the murderer gets caught on the last page.