The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer:|
to stay in England.
"(2) I know this official for one of the Yellow group represented
in England by Dr. Fu-Manchu.
"(3) Several attempts, of which we know but little, to get at
Eltham are frustrated, presumably by his curious `defenses.'
An attempt in a train fails owing to Miss Eltham's distaste
for refreshment-room coffee. An attempt here fails owing
to her insomnia.
"(4) During Eltham's absence from Redmoat certain preparations
are made for his return. These lead to:
"(a) The death of Denby's collie;
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