The Raven : A Work Of Fiction
Edgar Allan Poe: To what may I attribute the honor of your call?
Detective Emmett Fields: The night before last a young girl and her mother were found murdered. The daughter’s body was lodged in a chimney, the mother’s head severed with a straight razor.
Edgar Allan Poe: You’re referring to one of my stories, a work of fiction.
Detective Emmett Fields: I’m afraid I am not.