July 21, 2023
The Missing Painting
He was a detective, and he loved his job. He enjoyed solving puzzles, finding clues, and catching criminals. He had a reputation for being smart, diligent, and resourceful. He had solved many cases, big and small, but none as intriguing as this one. He was hired by a wealthy art collector, who had reported a theft of one of his paintings. It was rare and valuable, painted by a famous artist in the 19th century.