So Many Steps to Death Author:Agatha Christie The little band huddled together on the vast desert. Hillary Craven stared in bewilderment at the huge, coffin-shaped box that had been brought to the airplane. "I don't understand," she said. "Why can't I look inside?" — "Because," said plump Mrs. Baker, "that box contains the bodies." — Hillary stared at the people around her. "They'll arran... more »ge the bodies in our plane," continued Mrs. Baker, "and presently we shall see it go up in flames. A plane crash and no survivors."
"Why?" stammered Hillary.
"Surely, my dear, you know where you are going."« less