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There was another pause; then she said in the same cool, rather detached voice: "You said about three o'clock, didn't you?"
He said: "I'll be with you at three."
At this moment an introduction to Chief DetectiveInspector John Henry Dougal becomes necessary. Detective-Inspector Dougal had been a police officer for twenty-seven years and, even if he didn't look as if he liked his work, he enjoyed it very much. It seemed to most people with whom he came in contact that Mr. Dougal did not like anything. His face was long, lugubrious and with an air of solemnity occasionally lightened by a very attractive smile. Very occasionally. He looked like anything else but a police officer. He was meticulous in his dress and invariably wore a dark blue, double-breasted lounge suit with a very faint pattern. His shirt and stiff double collar were always immaculate, his tie usually a quiet grey blue. He wore a Homburg hat, often wore gloves and, believe it or not, invariably carried a perfectly rolled umbrella with a malacca crook-a process which caused his colleagues a great deal of amusement.
Ever since the days when Dougal had walked a beat in London he had found that the business of being interested in human nature was much more amusing than being interested in the processes of the lawespecially such processes as came in the way of a police constable. Perhaps it was for this reason that he had

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