Getting ready for a big dinner on the town, Marlowe has his plans put on hold when a business woman phones him. The powerful woman makes it worth Philip’s time, and describes her trouble. He could be playing with dynamite as the twists take him closer to danger.
When a body makes the scene, Philip doesn’t believe it was only an accident. Marlowe gets tough and pours on the pressure to uncover lies, and get to the bottom of the mystery. Does Philip ever get his night out on the town, and make his dinner plans? Only after a hard day’s work, but there’s a nice payoff for him at the end.