The Village, Episode 126 – An Invitation to Dinner #50WordStories
‘Sir Adrian and Lady Stode would be honoured by your company for dinner at The Manor House, Saturday 26 March at 7.30 pm. Black tie. RSVP.’
Theydon stroked the card, ignited a slender cigarette.
‘The Detective and the Stately Home.’ he thought. ‘How does one endure such a cheap cliche?’