I awoke this morning to a top secret envelope with the words "Detective: Beth Lehman" written on the front left by an unknown person who identified himself only as the Captain. I opened it and found thee files inside, all with maps to different locations around the town and
instructions for each location. I took the first file and began the
The only information I was given about this scene was that it was a
message and that I should pay attention to the red. I didn't know what
it all meant yet, but I knew there were two more pieces to the puzzle. I
wondered if I would get paid for all this effort, or if I was just a
pawn in the game of an unknown Captain. I looked into the second folder
and started my journey across town to find the second clue. I was
going to see this thing through. I would worry about getting paid
The second clue was short but the perp had gotten creative, drawing a
picture of a couple of cuddly fish getting cozy.
Again my notes told me to pay attention to the red. "YOU" and "WILL" and some hearts were
the only red things I had seen so far. I could only hope the third and
last location would bring meaning to this mystery.
On my way to the third site, I got a text from my thus far faceless
Captain telling me to stay cool and stand against the fence. Across from me was this:
I stood there smiling when Brad rounded the corner and immediately produced a
little box. He asked me to marry him and I said yes. :)
The prize for my work was well worth it. And the ring is great too.