By Simon R. Green

A quest for the Unholy Grail—the goblet from which Judas drank on the final Supper—takes deepest eye John Taylor deep into the key, magical middle of London… referred to as the Nightside.

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His mouth lingered on the back of my hand, but his eyes stayed on Manny. Angry, rage-filled. Antonio carried a gun, but he was an amateur. Amateurs with guns eventually get themselves killed. I wondered if Dominga Salvador knew that? She may have been a whiz at voodoo but I bet she didn’t know much about guns, and what it took to use one on a regular basis. Whatever it took, Antonio didn’t have it. He’d kill you all right. No sweat. But for the wrong reasons. Amateur’s reasons. Of course, you’ll be just as dead.

He asked. ” I asked. “No one will admit to it,” he said. I nodded. “Glass breaks, someone comes to check it out, probably the man. ” Dolph asked. “The brave hunter protecting his family,” I said. ” “Man comes in, sees whatever crashed through the window, yells for his wife. Probably tells her to get out. ” he asked. ” I nodded towards the phone on the kitchen wall. “This is probably the only phone. ” I glanced behind me into the living room. The sheet-covered couch was just visible. “The thing, whatever it was, took out the man.

Or was that the Marines? “You’ve become a strong, handsome man,” Manny said. “My grandmother says I must let you in,” Antonio said. “She is a wise woman,” Manny said. Antonio shrugged. ” He peered around Manny at me. ” Manny stepped back so I could move forward. I did, right hand loose on my waist like I had an attitude, but it was the closest I could stay to my gun. Antonio looked down at me. His dark eyes were angry, but that was THE LAUGHING CORPSE 39 all. He didn’t have near the gaze of Harold Gaynor’s bodyguards.

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