Helga Gudhardt pleaded with the burgermeister, Rotter Foulperson, to not take away
the deed on her family's house, to get her tied-up sister off the railroad tracks,
or at the very least come in and have some arsenic crumbcake before she submits to
a night of public debauchery to pay her family's tax debt. The public waited patiently.
hint: the villian will say "muahahaha!" soon, then later "curses, foiled again!"