Ordeal by Innocence Author:Agatha Christie Who killed Mrs. Argyle? — Was it the pretty secretary who wanted to marry Mr. Argyle? — Or was it Mr. Argyle who loved his pretty secretary? — It might have been either of them - or both. And it could have been any one of Mrs. Argyle's adopted sons and daughters. All five had grown to hate her domination. — The family preferred to think that Jack Ar... more »gyle was the murderer. He was the black-sheep son, a rotten apple on the Argyle tree.
It shocked them when they learned that Jack couldn't have been guilty. And then the Argyles began to look at each other, first with doubt, then with suspicion, and finally with terrifying fear because -