The young Greek, Michaelis, who ran the coffee joint beside the ashheaps was the principal witness at the inquest.
When Michaelis’s testimony at the inquest brought to light Wilson’s suspicions of his wife I thought the whole tale would shortly be served up in racy pasquinade — but Catherine, who might have said anything, didn’t say a word.
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The coroner’s inquest ruled the death a homicide.
This kind of failure is always followed by an inquest that will want to blame someone.