By Eben Beukes
He might realize and she or he may look after the remainder -- with severe prejudice.
Anthony M Moretti, failed professional golfer, onetime Miami nightclub hustler, profitable loser, and extra lately PI focusing on divorce paintings, outfitted the invoice particularly nicely.
So Tony obtained the activity and an entire lot in addition to and what was once to be a regimen yawn with sleek prints fast become the type of undesirable journey he can have refrained from. the type of journey that may take him from the glitter of Cape Town's jet set to the rotten underbelly of pulsating Durban to the tropical paradise of Grand Comoros.
Except there has been whatever very unsuitable in paradise and it's going to take a few fancy footwork to place jointly the items of the puzzle and nonetheless be in a single piece whilst the mask, and the gloves, ultimately got here off.
No challenge quite; no longer for a guy who over the years had shed each phantasm, noticeable each dream do a smoke and mirrors act, discovered all of life's seedy small jokes within the challenging tuition of the true international. yet someplace alongside the way in which issues had turn into advanced, even for a cynic like Tony Moretti. such things as a troublesome as nails attractiveness who may do what no guy should still ever be uncovered to. Or a lady who may well belly a revolution yet now not a man's betrayal and an aging soldier of fortune who rather must have recognized better.
And a smooth eyed girl with a voice like Nina Simone who could open up outdated lengthy forgotten wounds that might were rather a lot greater left buried within the barren patch that was once the center of Tony Moretti.
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