As Holiday Shopping begins in earnest, extra security has been hired at the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa. Normally Maximilian worked security at the posh arcade shops but has been reassigned. His years as the village constable makes him aptly suited for this type of surveillance.
The Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa had a wide spectrum of guests and locals. the Face of Everyman was constantly surprised by what he overheard. Beatrix had been expecting her childhood friend Lance to propose. Instead he wanted to ask her thoughts on his sharing a loft with Maximilian that hot new bartender.