By Alistair MacLean, Hugh Miller
Whilst a tip-off is obtained that militant spiritual extremists are taking up the peaceable Vale of Kashmir, dealing in medicines and weapons to fund their struggle, most sensible brokers are despatched in to enquire. while the venture seems most unlikely, who do you name? UNACO.
The Vale of Kashmir in India, precariously stuck among Afghanistan, Pakistan and China, is likely one of the so much serenely appealing areas on earth--¦ and the most lethal. while Malcolm Philpott, head of UNACO, the United Nations--™ Anti-Crime association, gets a tip-off from an area priest that the peace of the valley is being threatened through militant spiritual extremists and the suspicion of a hugely geared up drug-trafficking ring, he sends in of his most sensible brokers, Mike Graham and Sabrina Carver, to enquire and query the priest further.
But the priest is brutally murdered ahead of they could arrive, and an ex-CIA-trained murderer, grew to become local, is the relevant suspect. unexpectedly Mike and Sabrina needs to adopt the deadly venture of infiltrating the murderous drug convoys and bringing the extremists below keep an eye on earlier than the unstable scenario ignites and enthusiasts into a global blood bathtub.
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Those high heels changed everything, lifting her mouth that much closer to kissing range… Alex shook his head, as if to rid it of wayward thoughts. No kissing tonight, no, no, no. No kissing, no touching, no fondling. Nothing. Nada. But she was like a human bag of potato chips. One taste and you couldn‟t stop. Caitlin was standing right in front of him, looking up, while he was giving himself strict orders to behave. ” Her voice was low, almost shy. ” Nothing else would come out. Great. He‟d managed to avoid swallowing his tongue, only to have it stick to the roof of his mouth.
It occurred to him that some women were smart not to use lipstick. Her lips were a very pretty color all their own—a smooth, glistening pale pink. He could kiss her without getting glop on his face. His cock pulsed at the thought of kissing her, diving into that pretty mouth, licking into it… He jerked himself back to reality. Think about something else, he ordered himself. Ratso escaping and Lopez laughing all the way to the bank came to mind, and his cock subsided. “We‟re looking for someone,” he found himself saying.
She stepped out onto the cracked pavement. A bell echoed distantly as Alex pushed down on the heavy brass handle of the hotel‟s front door and shouldered it open. He let Caitlin pass then followed her in. His disapproving gaze took in the peeling wallpaper and cracked flooring. His disapproval turned to fury when he saw that the front desk was unattended, the keys hanging on a plywood board. ” he murmured to Caitlin. “Four forty-six,” she replied. ” Alex reached across the front desk and lifted her key from its hook.