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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 unique assurance company, discovers the fact that the crime was once meant to hide. in the back of all of it, a ruthless thief, who's motive on buying a valuable vintage - an vintage with a bloody heritage its vendors would like to maintain hidden. Susan Milton, knowledgeable in unique antiques, needs to unearth the object's previous to make experience of the current. while she takes at the venture she has no concept that her learn will positioned her lifestyles 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 suspect. stuck among strong enemies and being hunted through a killer the police can't trap, their basically wish is to stick one step forward. They recognize sufficient to place them within the worst hazard in their lives. Will it even be adequate to save lots of them?

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Reg paused. ” "Absolutely. Have no fear. This is my top priority from this moment onwards," David said in reassuring tones. "Splendid, splendid. Important clients. Well, tomorrow then," Reg said. David was already on his feet as he replied, "Sure thing," and put the phone back in its cradle. Ten minutes later he was shaved and dressed for work— dark blue suit, mid-blue shirt, dark-grey tie. He zipped the notepad into a leather portfolio, put his car keys and phone in his pocket and headed out the door.

But if it helps, I'm not planning to stay in that job indefinitely. What you have to understand, though, is that I'm really pretty good at something that pays well. And a lot of the time I actually enjoy it. I know it's not 'me'. ” Banjo attempted to jump in again, but David again held up his hand, "No, let me get this out. I know what you're saying and I agree with a lot of it. " Banjo nodded seriously. "So how's this for an idea: I'll give you my word—right now—that I'll be doing something totally different a year from now.

Well here's a nice surprise. " the Professor inquired. "Just a cup of coffee. " she asked, warmth in her voice. " he asked, amused. "Never mind. ” The common room was a large, square, wood-panelled room filled with wooden tables and chairs, darkly varnished. High, latticed windows looked out onto a college courtyard and a Cambridge sky nearing sunset. On the opposite side of the room ran an oak bar. Two coffee jugs sat on hot-plates beside the bar and Susan poured herself a mug from the fuller of the two.

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