By Mark Mazower, Eric Ambler
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English crime novelist Charles Latimer is vacationing in Istanbul while he makes the acquaintance of Turkish police inspector Colonel Haki. it truly is from him that he first hears of the mysterious Dimitrios – an notorious grasp felony, lengthy sought after through the legislations, whose physique has simply been fished out of the Bosphorus. serious about the tale, Latimer makes a decision to retrace Dimitrios' steps throughout Europe to assemble fabric for a brand new e-book. yet, as he progressively discovers extra approximately his subject's shadowy background, fascination suggestions over into obsession. And, in coming into Dimitrios' felony underworld, Latimer realizes that his personal lifestyles might be at the line.
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The scent of nachos teased me. My fingers itched to pick up a ball, to send it flying down the lane. I loved bowling. I just hadn’t done it in weeks…because of him. Of Aaron. This was where we had our first date. Where we were supposed to be having a date. Right now. A sharp pang stabbed my heart and each thud was like a hammer against my chest. How had things gotten so messed up? Before we started dating—and even during—I used to think of him as Heart Stopper; I’d see his smile and my heart would give one solid thump and then poof, stop.
Are you getting a divorce? Are we becoming a statistic? ” My father let out a startled laugh, erasing the seriousness from his face for at least two full seconds. ” He quickly waved his hands. ” I let out a deep breath and sat back down, eyeing them warily. I wasn’t ready to relax just yet. The ‘nothing like that’ left a lot of ground uncovered. For instance, they could tell me I had been adopted or something. ” I asked. I shouldn’t have. As soon as the words left my mouth, I knew it’d been a mistake.
And then I burst into hysterics, laughing and crying at the same time. It was a silver necklace with a pendent. The pendent was…I couldn’t fathom the words. It was a small silver heart. Shooting through the heart was a single arrow, the tip made of a black stone. Onyx. My heart leaped and I wasn’t sure my ribs could contain it long. “I’m sorry,” I sobbed, the word bubbling out of nowhere. ” It was beautiful and ironic. And I didn’t deserve it. ” The words, spoken so softly, hit me like a lead fist and went straight through my chest to my heart.