So Many Steps to Death Author:Agatha Christie The little band huddled together on the vast desert. Hilary Craven stared in bewilderment at the huge, coffin-shaped box that had bee 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." — Hilary stared at the people around her. "They'll arrange the ... more »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 Hilary.
"Surely, my dear, you know where you are going."« less