Questions tagged [hulbert-footner]

Questions about the works of the Canadian-born American writer Hulbert Footner (1897 – 1944) and his life as a writer. He is primarily known for his works on detective fiction, which include "Ramshackle House" and the "Madame Story" series. If this is a specific work about his, that work should be tagged as well.

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What is the meaning of the word “incident” in “She brought colour and incident into my life”?

This sentence is part of a paragraph of a book titled The Almost Perfect Murder by Hulbert Footner. Here is the complete paragraph (emphasis mine): My employer, Madame Storey, who knows everybody ...