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By Robert B. Parker
Television reporter sweet Sloan has eyes the colour of cornflowers and legs that reach the entire strategy to heaven. She additionally has someone threatening to arrange her attractive face if she retains on snooping into fees of Hollywood racketeering.
Spenser's task is to maintain sweet fit till she breaks the largest tale of her profession. yet her celebrity witness has simply bowed out with 3 bullets in his chest, difficult men have doubled as much as try Spenser's ability together with his fists, and sweet is ready to exploit her personal candy physique as dwell bait in a perilous romantic game--a video game which may fee Spenser his lifestyles.
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He had set his coffee down on the dining table and was grinding his right fist into his left palm as he talked. “I’m a reporter, Mick,” she said. ” “You’re also my woman,” he said. “No, Mickey. ” With his teeth clenched Rafferty said, “Shit,” walked into the small kitchen, leaned his hands on the counter, and stared into the sink. The position made his shoulders hunch up. I walked over to the percolator and poured some coffee into a mug. ” I said. I sipped some coffee. It was weak. “I went to Griffith Park.
He said, “Anytime, Miss Sloan,” and carefully closed the door for her. I opened the rear door, put my suitcase on the rear seat, closed the door, opened the front door, and got in beside Miss Sloan. The cop ignored me. When I got my door closed, he blew a sharp whistle, held up a commanding hand, and stopped traffic while Miss Sloan pulled out of the tow zone and drove away. “I suspect that man of sexism,” I said. ” “Yes. ” “Oh, I don’t think so, really,” she said. ” She turned the air conditioning up.
At Hamburger Hamlet I had a frappéed margarita and a large hamburger and a big beer. Candy managed a dish of something called Custard Lulu. Then we took a cab out to Griffith Park and found Candy’s car where she had parked it, near the zoo entrance. It was a brown MGB with a chrome luggage rack. She put the top down, and we drove back to Hollywood on the Golden State Freeway then along Los Feliz to Western and then onto Hollywood Boulevard. The sun was bright. The smog was in remission. I was struck, as I always was, with the shabbiness of Hollywood Boulevard.