Every Friday authors from around the world gather here to share their 100-words and offer constructive crit and encouragement to each other. This creates a wonderful opportunity for free reading of very fresh fiction! Readers are encouraged to comment as well.
It was clear there was a mole. Every secret told to officers was in the following day’s newspaper. So Dan set a simple trap: give each of the suspects the same secret, save for one identifying detail, then see which version made the paper. The result could not have been more confusing. The paper quoted the entire range of versions. It was as though every one of the suspects had called them. That seemed so unlikely. Dan had been so careful to impart the information to each of them in the middle of the hall, where he couldn’t be overheard. (100)