Desperate to find a job, Henry Scrubb answers a box number advertisement in a
newspaper, offering a “big financial reward” and requiring no qualifications. He does
not really expect anything to come of it, but to his surprise the advertiser, a Mr
Franklyn, does contact him and explains the conditions of the job.
Franklyn needs, he says, someone to murder him and believes that Henry would be the right person to do it. He gives no reason for this strange request, but offers Henry £3000 if he will
carry out his wishes. Henry refuses to have anything to do with the scheme and
Franklyn goes away.
That night, however, Henry receives some disturbing news….
From this exciting beginning, Derek Benfield builds a suspenseful drama that keeps
the audience guessing until the very last moment.
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