English: Literature Reader
A Shady Plot
The title of the story is A Shady Plot. The dictionary defines the words as:
(i) a small piece of ground, generally used for a specific purpose: a garden plot.
(ii) a measured area of land
(b) a ground plan, as for a building; a diagram
(c) storyline- the plan, scheme, or main story of a literary or dramatic work, as a play, novel, or short story
(d) a secret plan to accomplish a hostile or illegal purpose; a scheme.