Alan, look out, your pants are on fire again! Mine was a polite suggestion and I hope you will tell that part; it is pretty central to the whole theme of your story after all, what they did and how they did it.

Since Kevin has quickly jumped in with a guess about the red mark, I shall wait for you to score his answer and resist for now my desire to sweep up coveted points! Well, not that I was anticipating a windfall!