In ancient Ionia, there are no private detectives, any wrong doing is the matter of the family. However Bias, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios in Priene, has been asked to solve a private mystery. It appears that Kreton, the patriarch of the neighboring estate, suspects his daughter-in-law of carrying on with someone other than her husband. Is it one of Kreton's other sons? Is it one of the male slaves from Holicius', Bias' father, estate? Is it someone else all-together? Bias must find out in this short story sequel to Murder at the Festival of Apaturia.