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By Joseph Finder

For Ben Ellison, his activity with a prestigious legislation company is a secure haven from the espionage international that just about killed him. but if the director of the CIA is killed, Ben's outdated employers wish him back...

Not merely needs to Ben song down the killers, but additionally a multi-million buck fortune in gold, lively out of Russia within the final days of the Soviet Union.


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Sie schmiegte sich an ihn und küsste seine kalte, noch feuchte Brust, während er über ihr seidenweiches Haar strich. «, fragte Sam und küsste sie auf die Stirn. �Ach, Corazón, du weißt doch, dass ich meine Mama nicht alleine im Restaurant lassen kann. « Er hörte abrupt auf, ihr Haar zu streicheln. « Lina zögerte eine Sekunde zu lang, bevor sie verneinte und im gleichen Augenblick wusste, dass er die Lüge durchschaute. Diese Lüge stand nun im Raum, aber Sam sagte kein Wort, was noch schlimmer war, als hätte er sie angebrüllt.

Seitdem haben sie sich nicht mehr gesehen. Ihre Sachen liegen noch auf dem Hotelzimmer, wie an dem Tag ihres Verschwindens. « Es musste also erst ein »VIP« verschwinden, bis man sich der Sache annahm, dachte Sam und sah Brenner von der Seite an. �Ich weiß, was Sie jetzt denken, Sam … Wissen Sie, wie viele Menschen in Deutschland, in Europa jährlich verschwinden? Hunderttausende. In Amerika sind es sogar Millionen. Davon bleibt allerdings nur ein geringer Prozentteil für immer verschwunden. « Sam schluckte.

Er drehte sich um und stand Nina Vigna gegenüber, der rassigen blonden Italienerin aus Rom, die bei der dortigen Mordkommission arbeitete und mit ihm damals einen Tatort besichtigt hatte. Wie bei ihrer ersten Begegnung hatte Nina Vigna auch jetzt wieder ein sehr eng anliegendes dunkelblaues Kostüm an, das nichts der Phantasie überließ. «, fragte Sam und reichte ihr die Hand. �Ich bin hier mehr aus eine private Grund, Sam. « Nina lächelte über das Kompliment und ließ sich dann von Sam in ein leeres Besprechungszimmer führen.

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