From the introduction:
A random afternoon in October 2014 while the weather considered whether to drizzle or just blow cold. Otto Gregers Bisted, 82 years old - died alone in his manor on Funen.
Tingby and Poulsen, barrister and solicitor of the High Court, call for possible heirs in the local press but do not expect any claimants to the will of the old oddball.
Everyone had forgotten uncle Otto. He had lived so long, so alone there. The cousins had not seen each other since the incident...