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By Elmore Leonard

Detroit businessman Harry Mitchell had had just one affair in his twenty-two years of satisfied matrimony. regrettably somebody stuck his indiscretion on movie and now desires Harry to fork over 100 grand to maintain his infidelity a mystery. And if Harry doesn't pay up, the blackmailer and his affiliates plan to press much tougher -- as much as and together with murder, if invaluable. however the psychos picked the inaccurate pigeon for his or her murderous rip-off. simply because Harry Mitchell doesn't get mad...he will get even.

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ISBN: 1594931305
EAN: 9781594931307
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Publisher: Bella Books
Publication Date: 2008-12-02
Number of Pages: 201
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Commerce today, not sex. “I’m sure you would,” she said. Carver had an erection. ” Carver ran his palm over his bald pate, as if arranging nonexistent hair. ” There was a distant click and a low whirring sound. The central air-conditioning unit kicking in to begin its day’s valiant effort of holding the heat at bay. It was a long war that one summer would end with a burned-out fan motor or broken-down compressor; the heat would prevail. Cool air from the vent wafted over Carver’s legs. “I just remembered, I passed Desoto’s car yesterday on the coast highway,” Edwina said.

Carver decided to be direct. ” “ ‘Probably’ isn’t enough, amigo. But even if Sam’s death came when it was ordained, he was still convinced something wasn’t right about the place. ” “It’s normal you should feel that way,” Carver said. “Normal? There’s a word shouldn’t be tossed around. ” “Maybe,” Desoto said. He flashed his sad white smile. ” Carver didn’t like the idea. In his grief, Desoto was probably more suspicious than he should be, searching for reason in a random universe. Old people could get the way he’d described Sam Cusanelli.

In the sudden silence, palm fronds rattled in the warm breeze, speaking an old and indecipherable language. He got out of the car, set the tip of his cane in the lot’s bleached gravel, and limped toward the nearest of the tinted cubes. A transparent door was barely discernible as the entrance. Its copper tint gave back Carver’s reflection as he approached: a slightly crooked, featureless man with a cane, struggling in glaring two dimension. The heat from the gently inclined pale concrete ramp to the door radiated through the thin leather soles of his moccasins.

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