After the Funeral
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"After the Funeral" Quotes

By Agatha Christie

mystery | 256 pages | Published in NaN

The master of a Victorian mansion dies suddenly – and his sister is convinced it was murder…. When Cora is savagely murdered with a hatchet, the extraordinary remark she made the previous day at her brother Richard’s funeral suddenly takes on a chilling significance. At the reading of Richard’s will, Cora was clearly heard to say: ‘It’s been hushed up very nicely, hasn’t it…But he was murdered, wasn’t he?’ In desperation, the family solicitor turns to Hercule Poirot to unravel the mystery.

ISBN_13:9780425173909

Quotes

One is always the same age inside.

Agatha Christie

People in love always seem to regard the happiness of others as a personal insult.

Agatha Christie

If one sticks too rigidly to one’s principles, one would hardly see anybody.

Agatha Christie

The best time to plan a book is while you're doing the dishes.

Agatha Christie

Time is the best killer.

Agatha Christie

It is curious how people take it for granted that they have a right to preach at you and pray over you as soon as your income falls below a certain level.

Agatha Christie

One can always trust people to be self-centered.

Agatha Christie

Instinct is a marvelous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.

Agatha Christie

It's a mistake to think that the past is always behind you.

Agatha Christie

I have always been interested in the hidden side of things.

Agatha Christie