Passengers from all over are taking train including M. Hurcule Porot and Samuel Edward Ratchette they would be together for at least a fortnight.
Mon cher, it appears to me the train is on fire.
Oui Monsieur, C'est entendu.
The train departed then caught on fire. Strangely enough the captain was very calm and the y were all acting so Jovially. No one was accusing of indignation
Jolie Femme, .... (to his friend) Elle est jolie-et chic
Can We open a window?!
Voila ce qui est embetant is that you cant escape.
The fire issue is resolved and now the passengers face a new issue a snow drift the train must stop.
Later in the storm their was a murder, Monsure Rachett was stabbed 12-15 times in his berth. A calamity occurred. Rachett has been estranging.
Poriot found Rachett and scrutiniude the crime scene to attempt to construct an elucidation to all this with great zeal. He constructed many theories but he needed more information he needed to investigate people who knew him or had connections to him.
He interviewed MacQuuen and constructed a hypothesis based on his new information. Poriot was a peremptory man and is determine to solve the case.