By Anne Perry
The gentleman tied to the lamppost on Westminster Bridge is such a lot elegantly attired—fresh boutonniere, silk hat, white night scarf—and he's fairly, really lifeless, due to his completely lower throat. Why may still a person kill Sir Lockwood Hamilton, the kindest of relatives males and so much conscientious member of Parliament? prior to Inspector Thomas Pitt can also speculate at the purposes, a colleague of Sir Lockwood’s meets an analogous destiny within the similar spot. Public indignation is boundless, and smart Charlotte Pitt, Thomas’s wellborn spouse, can’t withstand aiding her hard-pressed husband, scouting society’s drawing rooms for clues to those appalling crimes. in the meantime, the Westminster Bridge Cutthroat stalks one other victim.
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