As he struggled against his bonds, the ace detective observed that this was perhaps the most stylish chair
to which he'd ever been tied. A bare bulb illuminated the curved aluminum frame, wide wicker
slats and thick cushions, all of which supported his athletic frame quite nicely. In fact, he found himself to be quite comfortable. That is, until he remembered he was sitting on a stick of dynamite – and the fuse was getting shorter by the second.