Snow-covered black coffin

Snow, ten centimetres deep, covered the top of the black coffin. At 7:00 a.m., just after dawn, a tall man–dressed in a black overcoat and wearing a scarf, gloves, and a black Astrakhan hat–stepped out of a government Mercedes and walked briskly up the snow-covered path to where four undertakers stood by a recently dug, […]

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Never defy an assassin

Grigoriy Nabutov, the feared Russian assassin who lives to execute Harry Fingle, doesn’t like being crossed! In Assassination Continuum, Gary Lester, foolishly, did just that. The morning of November 26, a Saturday–three days after Gary Lester had been visited by Grigoriy Nabutov’s hoods–Gary lay in bed shaking. His condition was brought on by three factors: his fear of being […]

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