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By Robert Finn

It is a unusual type of theft: not anything is lacking and the single harm performed is to the criminals. David Braun, superstar investigator for an unique assurance company, discovers the fact that the crime used to be meant to hide. at the back of all of it, a ruthless thief, who's purpose on buying a precious vintage - an old with a bloody background its vendors would like to maintain hidden. Susan Milton, a professional in unique antiques, needs to unearth the object's earlier to make experience of the current. whilst she takes at the undertaking she has no concept that her examine will positioned her lifestyles at risk. As David and Susan learn how 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 by way of a killer the police can't capture, their simply desire is to stick one step forward. They understand adequate to place them within the worst probability in their lives. Will it even be adequate to avoid wasting them?

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Nooo," David said. " Banjo asked. "That would certainly be one factor, yes," David replied. "But I was thinking more about the air travel. ” "Well that might have something to do with them being war-torn, fucking combat zones," Banjo said, his voice rising. Helen glanced their way. "It's really not as bad as all that," David replied. "Anyway, I might give the Middle East a miss. " Banjo asked, leaning towards David and looking him in the eye. "I think you're so bored doing that pointless job of yours that you'd happily get yourself killed just to liven things up a little.

Chris, I want you to pull the door open a crack then push it the rest of the way with the mop. Slide it along the floor and put your foot on it when the door's open so we can get past you. ” The mop is fetched and passed to the policeman with the crow bar who does as instructed. As the door slides open there's a crash from beyond. A few seconds later there's a second shot. Both armed policemen tense, their fingers resting on their weapon's triggers. They can see nothing of what might be happening in the office.

Kevin's expression flickered for a second before he caught himself, erased the evidence of curiosity. " he said, sounding bored. "Yeah, I bumped into her coming back from her dance class. " Kevin was looking her way now. "God, I'd love to be that toned and flexible," she said to no one in particular. " Kevin's expression was neutral, his mind elsewhere, as he considered Susan's words. "Think I'll call it a day," she said in a whisper, standing up. She slipped her pale lavender denim jacket off the back of her chair and swung her courier bag over one shoulder.

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