By Charles Williams
It all started As a housebreaking – And Ended As a Nightmare.
When Lee Scarborough came across the brunette sunbathing topless in her again backyard, getting concerned in a heist was once the very last thing on his mind. yet someway that’s the place he came across himself – sneaking via a stranger’s condo, at the hunt for $120,000 in embezzled financial institution cash.
It seemed like a simple score. yet something stood among him and the money: the gorgeous and lethal Madelon Butler.
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I finally got to school around ten fifteen. I slipped into the classroom as quietly as I could. Mr. Hambleton was reading what sounded like a poem. Something to do with the sea, bizarrely. He raised his voice to quash the swell of catcalls that greeted my entrance and gestured to my seat without pausing to ask for an explanation. I looked over my shoulder at Freya’s desk. Empty. I felt sick. ” I glanced sideways at the class clown, Ryan Garvey. He pulled his collar away from his neck and placed two fingers where the bite holes ought to go.
Too distant,” he said, with a shake of his head. A black cloud formed over Josie’s space. ” He spread his fingers to enlarge a pic. ” said Candy. ” “I might be able to work with it,” he said. ” He glanced at me again as he flipped out the memory card. Before any of us could object, he’d fed the card into a slot on his camera and was busily uploading Josie’s images. Meanwhile, Candy turned to Mom again. “Could we have a picture of Michael, anyway? Just as a backup. ” She grinned like a weather girl predicting sunny spells.
Said Candy. ” “I might be able to work with it,” he said. ” He glanced at me again as he flipped out the memory card. Before any of us could object, he’d fed the card into a slot on his camera and was busily uploading Josie’s images. Meanwhile, Candy turned to Mom again. “Could we have a picture of Michael, anyway? Just as a backup. ” She grinned like a weather girl predicting sunny spells. Mom’s chest expanded with air. ” I just wanted to be done with it now so I could go to school and forget about the cliff.
A Touch of Death (Hard Case Crime, Book 17) by Charles Williams