This picture connects with the book Deja Dead through a monkey. One of the first victims was a monkey named ALSA from a college student's research project. Dr. Brennan thought that the killer used the monkey as practice for dismembering his future victims.
Here is a unique way of tying a monkeys fist knot with a single strand of paracord that results in four supportive strands. It's awesome for heavy steel or lead ball inserts of larger weight and/or diameter due to the increased security. With each of the four strands bearing equal load, the capacity is over 2,000 lbs tensile strength http://youtu.be/Mw-Yw0ZXQSo "Paracordist How To Tie a Monkeys Fist Knot Supported by 4 Strands"