Taming a Sea-Horse
Robert B. Parker
Spenser's curiosity in teenage prostitute April Kyle leads him to Robert Rambeaux, ersatz Juilliard pupil and April's pimp, and to Ginger Bucky, one other of Rambeaux's hookers, who all at once turns up useless.
Elevator until we bought there. The corridor was once brief. there have been perhaps 4 flats to the ground. contrary the elevator door used to be a stairwell, rimmed with a depressing oaken railing. Rambeaux’s residence used to be to the left, within the entrance of the development. I knocked. i'll pay attention a small rustle in the back of the door. And the peephole darkened. Then silence. I knocked back. No solution. I knocked back. The door opened a crack, held slender through a sequence. “What the fuck you want?” Rambeaux stated. i may see simply the strip.
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