By Peter Corris
Flesh presser Peter January is having difficulty staying alive so he hires Cliff Hardy to assist him. Hardy dislikes the function of politician's 'security advisor' yet he dislikes bombers, hit males and hatemailers much more. conserving January ends up in conserving his assistant, Trudi Bell, that is a extra relaxing task. It additionally takes Hardy to Washington DC the place the threats are genuine and the foundations are varied. to face with regards to January is to face with reference to probability and corruption, yet there are even larger evils and Hardy can't again away...'Cliff Hardy is...as Australian as two-up and Fosters.' - The Australian
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Even the mildest of the organisations, the most pacific, had an element of threat in their approach. The real threateners were nasty: there were a couple of pro-Palestinian bombers, an IRA sniper and an East Timor nationalist who threatened kidnap. Two letters from private citizens made reference to their wives and punches on January’s nose. A note, crudely printed on a square of rough paper, could have been in the same category. ’ I doodled, circling the references to bombs. I made separate piles of the stuff that had an international flavour-threat of world communism, domination by inferior races-and the purely local.
I doodled, circling the references to bombs. I made separate piles of the stuff that had an international flavour-threat of world communism, domination by inferior races-and the purely local. I wished I had the envelopes with the postmarks. I wished I had some better ideas. A shadow fell across the table and I looked up to see Sam Weiss looming over me. Weiss is a freelance journalist; his lance is free because he’s been sacked from every paper in the eastern states. ‘Gidday, Cliff,’ he said.
Karen licked her lips which were full and dark around very white teeth. ’ she said. ‘There’s two views on that. One, who cares? What did he matter? The other view is that occasionally a mad dog element in the IRA gets out of control and does something on its own. ’ It was late at night when conspiracy theories have most appeal. ’ I said. ’ ‘I am,’ January said. ‘I’ve met some of them through Clive,’ Karen said. ‘That’s my husband. Talk about thick…’ I was beginning to get January’s drift and I didn’t like it.
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