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By Parnell Hall

The most up-to-date within the liked Stanley Hastings series—the unlikeliest deepest eye in big apple urban, who doesn't even hold a gun

Poor Stanley Hastings. once you have employed by means of a hitman and approximately getting shot, the put-upon PI wanted a few enjoyable, so while a beautiful damsel in misery walks via his workplace door she turns out simply what the health professional ordered.

Wrong again.

The reasonable maiden seems to be a married mother who wishes Stanley to determine why her teenage daughter is skipping college. enjoying truant officer isn't precisely Stanley's inspiration of enjoyable, yet at the least it's going to be easy.

Fat chance.

Stanley being Stanley, not anything is going correct, not anything is because it turns out, our bodies begin to pile up, and swifter than you could say 'fall guy,' wager who's left protecting the bag?

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Sooly whooped as the air rushed out of her lungs, rolled over, gathered the small boy in her arms and playfully massaged his scalp with her knuckles through a shock of cotton-white hair. "Let's go swimming, Sooly," her cousin, Bill, gasped through his laughter. "Twim, Tooly," said young Anne, coming up to join in the roughhouse. "In you go," Sooly said, tossing Bill into the creek. He went out of sight, came up blowing and kicking energetically. Sooly lowered Anne by the arms to let her stand on the lower lip of the dock, which was under water on the mid-tide.

Sooly whooped as the air rushed out of her lungs, rolled over, gathered the small boy in her arms and playfully massaged his scalp with her knuckles through a shock of cotton-white hair. "Let's go swimming, Sooly," her cousin, Bill, gasped through his laughter. "Twim, Tooly," said young Anne, coming up to join in the roughhouse. "In you go," Sooly said, tossing Bill into the creek. He went out of sight, came up blowing and kicking energetically. Sooly lowered Anne by the arms to let her stand on the lower lip of the dock, which was under water on the mid-tide.

The growing incidence of something so simple as a smile was reward for her work. The job was not an easy one. It was a stunning challenge, in fact. A lot of time and energy had been expended on the outward blink in a transferral of certain materials from the cargo wells to their designated places, but as paint was applied to dull walls and bulkheads in pleasing brightness, as soft hangings muted the harsh contours of the quarters, she could see the improvement. She would have to justify the expense of tossing perfectly good but unattractive hard metal furniture out the jettison hatch to be replaced by soft-hued, rich woods from the decorator colony on Ankan II, but she was not concerned.

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