'There once was a popular soap opera staged in the southern, modern capital of Imaso in Europe. It had run for 50 years and over time produced new characters; some viewers liked them, but other viewers loathed them. Then there was a news broadcast breaking the news that the actors who played some characters since the mid-2000s, perished in a blazing building which was the obvious work of arsonists.'
What would the personal characteristics of the culprit be, that could be made obvious to the reader?
The scene in a particular film where a mass-murdering psychopath is looking at a photograph (of one of the families he murdered) when he's alone. It assures the audience that this isn't a cliffhanger (film or not) it was a teqnique