theories: the purposes of the tamam shud slip
Everyone has to have a theory about the book and the slip, it goes with the territory, trouble is thinking up a new one.
This is what we have so far, suitably scored.
The Tamam Shud slip and book it was torn from were used as a covert means of identifying a motor vehicle sold on the black-market. Scribus. (1/10)
The Tamam Shud slip and the book it was torn from were used as a covert means of identifying two people to each other. John le Carre. (10/10)
The Tamam Shud slip was used as a suicide note. John Citizen. (5/10)
The Tamam Shud lip was planted by James Cowan. Byron D. (2/10)
- or, it was put in his pocket by the man who killed him. See pic on the right, available in paperback and ebook. (?/10)
Anyone care to add another?
Sanders, is that your hand I see waving?