As the lady walked by Ethan wondered could he make the conquest. It was strange that the challenge had been made by her husband, but the money deposited in Ethan’s account was very real. Ethan smiled, he was already looking forward to the challenge, unfrocking this lady would be fun. He rose and walked to join the family group, then joined in the ballad. Ethan wondered how long it would take to tempt her into one of his productions. Then he would suggest that they could rehearse at the Spanish Inn. He would invite her to his room. He was so sure of himself, why should he not be, it had worked before, with just a little force at the end. That woman had been just a child really; this older woman would suit his tastes more.
Today one month later he made his move. Forcing Elizabeth back into the bedroom took nearly all his strength. The knife took the rest. Elizabeth smiled, her sister had been revenged. William would deal with the body for her.