By Greg Iles
Will Jennings, his spouse and little lady are a cheerful American kin, residing in Mississippi. Hickey is a conman and kidnapper. He pursuits his sufferers very rigorously and takes nice pains to ensure not anyone is ever harm. He has but to kill. All his sufferers have get a hold of the cash and the specialists have by no means been concerned. His ideal list is all the way down to issues: One, he regularly remains with the fogeys or individual with the money. , he by no means asks for greater than they could manage to pay for. but if he attempts to tear Will's relations aside, he will get much more than he bargained for...All in a single fateful day.
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Until now,” I said. Something desperate came into Pedro’s tone as he gestured with two open palms. ” I slowly scanned their faces, then nodded. “You’ve been gathering money for a long time, taking precautions. ” Pedro sighed. “But not careful enough. ” I’d been there. ” “In one case, yes. In the two other instances, they were simply greedy fools. what is the word... setback? ” “They were caught by our people. ” Pedro searched for the word. “Transfer,” Saladar offered. “Transfer it,” Pedro said, with a nod of thanks to his friend.
Kim, with the wild, glossy black hair, the outrageously perfect body, eyes that could mix all the emotions at once and unleash them through the moist warmth of those full lips. “She was my wife,” I said quietly. Maria’s eyes studied my face and what she saw there brought the faintest frown to her forehead. ” Pedro winced. “We were married,” I said. ” “Si,” she said as she nodded. ” Pedro sat forward. ” She cut her husband off with another wave. ” “We never got the chance,” I said with a sad smile.
He opened it on the table and bills spilled out. “Jaimie Halaquez did not find everything, SeñorMorgan,” he said. “To do what you must do, you will need money. Here is the last of it—five thousand dollars. ” Saladar nodded. “That is our nature, señor. ” I reached for the bills and tucked them back into the envelope. “We’ll call this a down payment. ” “That is fair, señor,” Saladar said. “If I don’t get your money back,” I said, “I reimburse you for everything but expenses. ” “You are too generous,” Pedro said.
24 Hours by Greg Iles