Even with that he had to use both hands to get it to his mouth, He swallowed, put the glass down with a thud, and hit the back of the seat with a jar. He held a lighter for me. I filled the lower half of the dingus and set it on the flame.
I watched him out of sight. It was two o'clock when I got back and they were waiting for me in a dark sedan with no police tags, no red light, only the double antenna, and not only police cars have those.
The help can see down through the trees where the lights show. Randy Starr won't let me down, He never has. How exclusive can you get, darlings? I been down and out myself. A plastic job and a pretty drastic one.
Very long ago indeed. He was wearing a pullover check shirt, yellow slacks, and riding boots.
He stood up with a bright gleam in his eyes. He runs a single man operation out of the Cahuenga Building in Los Angeles. Why after that did I get stinking every time I saw her?
So after his tour of duty was up, he attempted to break into films, and eventually he secured a contract at RKO.
Talking about old times in Australia when the wallabies hopped about underneath the branches and the koala bears rode piggyback on each other.
The harder it is to get, the surer we are we need it.
I was living that year in a house on Yucca Avenue in the Laurel Canyon district. You're a problem that I don't have to solve.
Maybe it would be better if you called the police. I locked the suitcase and left the key in one of the locks and carried it up front.
When she pulls a gun on Marlowe, someone hits him from behind with a sap. So it would only be to the guest house. Down my street he's called a tough number. The dust rose in douds behind it.Follow Raymond Chandler and explore their bibliography from agronumericus.com's Raymond Chandler Author Page.
The Lady in the Lake is a detective novel by Raymond Chandler featuring the Los Angeles private investigator Philip agronumericus.come for its removal of Marlowe from his usual Los Angeles environs for much of the book, the novel's complicated plot initially deals with the case of a missing woman in a small mountain town some 80 miles ( km) from the city.
Рэ́ймонд То́рнтон Ча́ндлер (англ. Raymond Thornton Chandler; 23 июля года, Чикаго — 26 марта года, Сан-Диего) — американский писатель-реалист и критик, автор детективных романов, повестей и рассказов. Один из основателей.
The Lady in the Lake [Raymond Chandler] on agronumericus.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Crime fiction master Raymond Chandler's fourth novel featuring Philip Marlowe, the quintessential urban private eye (Los Angeles Times).
In The Lady in the Lake. The Lady in the Lake is quite intriguing, and although isn't my favorite of the Marlowe novels so far, Chandler is still very much on top of his game here. The same wisecracks and witty turns of phrase are still in play.
Marlowe continues to try to hold on to his own moral compass while having to resort to less than ethical means to find the bad guys. Raymond Chandler: Collected Stories (Everyman's Library) [Raymond Chandler, John Bayley] on agronumericus.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
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