Short Essay Questions Key
1. Describe Spenser's personality.
Spenser's personality is defined by a quirky sense of humor. He is a hard worker who is well-respected despite a tendency to be a bit irreverent. He seems to form good relationships with others, as indicated by the reference from a former client.
2. Is Spenser an intelligent person?
Spenser is an intelligent person, as evidenced by his success as a private investigator. His willingness to read a biography by a poet of the same name shows that he is open to learning new things.
3. How does Spenser first hear about Candy Sloan?
Spenser first hears about Candy Sloan from a former client named Rachel Wallace. Rachel is referring Candy to Spenser because she was happy with the work he did for her.
4. Why does Candy Sloan need a bodyguard?
Candy Sloan needs a bodyguard because she has received threats related to an investigation she is pursuing on corruption in the movie industry. Her studio has agreed to pay for a guard to keep her safe.
This section contains 3,187 words
(approx. 11 pages at 300 words per page)