The story is about the facts of the murder of finding the body of a young man who was stabbed twice in the heart. The suspicion revolves around fifteen people present at the crime scene, including one female. Did the drunk killer lose control of himself or the only female in the lounge? What were the causes of the murder? What does the crime have to do with the Reykjavik chess match between the American and Russian champions? Is crime a political crime related to the Cold War between the Soviets and the Americans?