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For twenty years, former NYPD cop Jack Stang has lived with the reminiscence of his girlfriend's loss of life in an tried abduction. yet what if she didn't really die? What if she in some way secretly survived, yet misplaced her sight, her reminiscence, and every thing else she had... other than her enemies?
Now Jack has a moment likelihood to save lots of the one girl he ever enjoyed -- or to lose her for solid.
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This person knew her. ” He faltered only briefly over the phrase. “Maybe he’d even seen her in my car. This person had access 33 to her papers, knew I had a cottage near Arnprior, and knew that dumping her body there would point suspicion toward me. So I asked myself, who would know all this? ” It was, of course, a scenario that the OPP detectives had investigated at the time, even after charging Rosten. “But Jackie was not a child. ” “But she had been a child when Carmichael came on the scene.
Then I realized that although you were a tunnel-visioned, cocky young buck, you were right about one thing; this was a mature, cold-blooded set-up, not the work of a jilted college kid. The boyfriend would have panicked and botched it, at best tried to make it look like a serial killer copycat. Where would he have gotten the vehicle to transport her body? How would he have known, on the spur of the moment, where my cottage was, so that he could conveniently plant the body in the woods nearby? You saw Erik Lazlo during the trial.
No, but in the plus column, he’s been no trouble on the inside. Except for the prison fight, of course, but that was ten years ago and he didn’t start it — although he’d just lost his last appeal and I think he was itching for a fight. The guards should have seen that coming. He does his job in the library and even helps run the school literacy program. He stays away from drugs and badasses; he’s co-operative with the routine. ” Goodfellow chuckled. For a moment his voice was swallowed in the roar of a passing truck.