10. The necessity for eliminating the little overlooked clues and loose threads
9. The false suspect
8. The cover up
7. The flight
5. The first irretrievable step
4. The opportunity
3. The plan
What is the murderer’s ladder without a murder?
This could be found in the realm of the missing corpse. But what if there is no suspicion of there being a corpse? Could it be a confession to an unknown murder? Could this be a mystical murderer?