|Publication date||September 12, 2010|
(Continuing from Premature Requiem) Mistress sees Ivan attempting to sneak away from the party which he was forbidden to attend. She asks Sandoval to help her devise a punishment for Ivan, and has Ivan dressed as a rubbish tiger contrary to Sandoval's wishes. Before the punishment can begin, Sandoval's poison takes effect, causing Ivan to collapse.
- "a cunning disguise"
- "It would be a mistake to spare the rod."
- "fresh cushions"
- "destruction of the unconvincing habitat has left the rubbish tiger endangered."