Five, this !" With a dramatic gesture, he pointed to a large splash of candle grease on the floor by the writing-table.
The person who had left the candle grease on the floor?
"Did you notice any candle grease on the floor when you did the room yesterday?"
"Then, if there had been a large patch of candle grease on the floor, you think you would have been sure to have seen it?"
Sian, pictured above, would take up to four hours a day mak-king him up as a frozen fur trapper who'd been mauled by a bear and left for dead, applying candle grease
to look like ice and snow in his matted beard.