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Letters in Blood : and other Tom Larkin mysteries
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Letters in Blood and other Tom Larkin mysteries Tom Larkin paid fifty grand for his brilliant red casket months before they planned a sailor s funeral for him that night His coffin cruised at mph with its dash lit like a jet s cockpit where th

  • Title: Letters in Blood : and other Tom Larkin mysteries
  • Author: Gerald Arthur Winter
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  • Page: 206
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Tom Larkin paid fifty grand for his brilliant red casket months before they planned a sailor s funeral for him that night His coffin cruised at 120 mph with its dash lit like a jet s cockpit, where the most important reading to Larkin glowed on his Porsche s digital clock 4 00 AM Perhaps it was his darkest moment before dawn, but he had other plans He drove recklessly Tom Larkin paid fifty grand for his brilliant red casket months before they planned a sailor s funeral for him that night His coffin cruised at 120 mph with its dash lit like a jet s cockpit, where the most important reading to Larkin glowed on his Porsche s digital clock 4 00 AM Perhaps it was his darkest moment before dawn, but he had other plans He drove recklessly, hydroplaning northbound on Manhattan s flooded FDR Drive through sheets of pouring rain The drive home took an hour, but, with minimal visibility in a torrential downpour, the flooded Harlem River Drive leading to the George Washington Bridge concealed potholes rattling the fine suspension of his German made wet dream Larkin s greater problem DWI was a given they had counted on Still, they drugged his last sour mash at Rao s, just to up the prelude s tempo to an evening dirge With the bad weather, his inebri ation, and hallucinations from a subtle drug taking hold of his senses, the distance between Larkin and home lengthened as time became his enemy Vera, his wife, told him she d kill him the next time he stumbled in after daybreak It was no idle threat He knew she could kill in a crime of passion, especially him Death lurked at the start and finish of his race homeward, but, with two strikes against him, only he could fathom the third his bent to self destruction.If all went as planned, Harbor Police would find Tom Larkin deadbehind the wheel after hitting the muddy bottom of the East River, or any other river They just wanted him gone, stateside or overseas, no matter what.Larkin still felt sharp an hour after downing his third double Jack Daniels In his mind, past, present, and future were clear Remembering his hat size, Social Security number, and the measurements of a dozen bimbos was no problem He could read his driver s license number from three paces, backward, upside down, with either eye or both without glasses He d been sharp for two hours before he started driving, but an hour after his last belt, the one first kicked in with the drugs and compounded his usual buzz Seeing Vera as dangerous than the road, he sped recklessly despite the hazardous conditions He had no idea anyone wanted to kill him for anything other than his flagrant infidelities To his right, the black depths of the East River was a fatal attraction He could be a loser on two counts, but there was a third alternative, the loser s hat trick call strike three without a swat to stay alive His own worst enemy, he knew they might find him dead before dawn on all three counts Bastards, he grumbled, cursing his so called buddies who let him get behind the wheel after he had been pumping drinks for hours Their names escaped him So much for clarity Sharp as a rose thorn hewondered My ass.

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