Charles A. Bruno
originator of the criss-cross murders
easily manipulated; a decent, good guy who keeps to himself
pale yellow hair; very caring, keen and loves unconditionally, future wife of Guy Haines
unfaithful, promiscuous, noisy, social type , a little plump not tall; squeezed like a black pimple
neglected Bruno as a child; ex-husband of Elsie
"She had the best-looking legs he had ever seen on anyone, no matter what age."; a bit self-centered, high-maintenance
a married man who had an affair with Miriam; father of Miriam's child.
a detective determined to find the murderer of the "Captain";a friend of the family
humble, nurturing, caring, shows sympathy; physical energy that twinkled off in sparks, always cheerful
loved Anne before she met Guy.
red hair, gray-green eyes; he was distraught when he found the news about his sister.
butler in the captains house; told Gerard that Bruno had broken the law.