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By Robert Finn

It is a unusual type of theft: not anything is lacking and the one harm performed is to the criminals. David Braun, superstar investigator for an particular coverage enterprise, discovers the fact that the crime used to be meant to hide. at the back of all of it, a ruthless thief, who's rationale on buying a useful old - an old with a bloody heritage its proprietors would favor to maintain hidden. Susan Milton, knowledgeable in unique antiques, needs to unearth the object's previous to make experience of the current. whilst she takes at the venture she has no concept that her examine will positioned her existence at risk. As David and Susan discover ways to interact the items start to fall into position, however the extra they discover, the fewer they think. stuck among strong enemies and being hunted by means of a killer the police can't seize, their merely desire is to stick one step forward. They comprehend adequate to place them within the worst risk in their lives. Will it even be adequate to save lots of them?

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Yeah, to be honest I've been trying to think of a way out that didn't leave either of us too traumatised. This is better than I'd expected. You remember when I split up with Hope, after that talking to she gave me? ” "Yeah, you were a state," snorted Banjo. "But, I think that was just because I couldn't believe she could hate me so much with so little warning. " David sighed, "I like her and everything, but what worried me was how easy it was to forget she existed when she wasn't around. ” Banjo said nothing and David went on, "Anyway, what about you?

David had been jotting notes. "This is their offices in the East End? ” "Errrm," Reg said, consulting his own notes, "Off Bow Road in Mile End. That's the one. ” "No problem, Reg. I'll get down there. " David said. Reg muttered to himself, "Half three now," obviously thinking aloud. ” "OK, well I'll fill you in when I see you," David said. " Reg paused. ” "Absolutely. Have no fear. This is my top priority from this moment onwards," David said in reassuring tones. "Splendid, splendid. Important clients.

Come and visit your old mate if you've got a minute. " The same woman's voice in the background commented, "Not likely," and then the call ended. Smiling to himself, David drove towards Banjo's local. Ten minutes later he was parked and out of the car. As he walked into the brightly lit saloon bar, he saw Banjo at the bar, buttoning up his red lumberjack shirt. He'd clearly been showing the attractive, forty-something barmaid whatever lay beneath. "I could come back," David said by way of greeting.

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