Drink with the Devil (Sean Dillon, Book 5) by Jack Higgins

By Jack Higgins

Ten years in the past, a fortune in gold bullion used to be stolen, basically to vanish underneath the Irish Sea. Now it’s been chanced on, and Sean Dillon needs to face ghosts from his prior within the race to get to it first. A fortune in stolen British gold, brutally hijacked via Irish Protestant paramilitaries within the Eighties, lies shipwrecked on the backside of the Irish Sea. Now the Irish Rose, and her important shipment, were discovered. The race is directly to get better the bullion. Irish militant Michael Ryan desires to finance struggle in his place of birth – and a sinister pact with the hot York Mafia will make his desires a savage truth. to prevent him, the British and American professionals needs to name within the most sensible: Sean Dillon, as soon as the main feared IRA enforcer, now operating for British Intelligence. His project: to retrieve the gold and prevent Ryan in any respect useful. With hundreds of thousands of kilos, and numerous blameless lives striking within the stability, the 2 males develop into locked in a livid race. Pursued through ghosts from his prior, Dillon needs to struggle for his personal survival during this brutally exciting online game of cat and mouse.

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Jenseits der Wegkreuzung führte die Straße zurück ins Dorf. Katja konnte die roten und braunen Ziegel der Dächer zwischen den Kronen der Bäume sehen und die Enge förmlich spüren, die das Denken der Menschen dort beherrschte. Sie spiegelte sich in den sauberen kleinen Äckern und gekehrten Gassen wider, dem Geläut der Glocken von der nahen Abtei und den Blicken der Mutter, die nicht wagte, zu fragen. « Und diese vier Worte wie einen Vorwurf klingen ließ. Sie konnten nicht miteinander reden. Nicht über Afghanistan.

Darunter ein in Leder gebundenes Notizbuch. Auf der Innenseite des Einbandes fand er zu seiner Überraschung ein Foto von Katja. Mayer betrachtete es nachdenklich. Das kurze blonde Haar fiel ihr in eigenwilligen Locken ins Gesicht, ihr Blick aus den leuchtend blauen Augen strahlte ungebrochene Energie aus, so ganz anders als bei ihrer letzten Begegnung vor wenigen Stunden. Aber nun verstand er auch, warum. Nachdem er das KSK verlassen hatte, war in den vergangenen Jahren also mehr aus der Freundschaft geworden, die Chris und Katja verband.

Nachdem sie aus dem Feldlazarett entlassen worden war und Chris im Krankenhaus besucht hatte, war alles in ihr verstummt. Sie wanderte wie paralysiert durch ihr eigenes Leben und war zu einer Beobachterin ihrer selbst geworden. Mehr als alles andere fürchtete sie den Moment, in dem sich diese Distanz auflösen würde. *** Hamburg, Deutschland Eric Mayer betrachtete nachdenklich die kühne Konstruktion aus Glas und Stahl, die sich vor ihm in den Himmel reckte. �Die Larenz-Werke haben sich den Neubau ihrer Zentrale einiges kosten lassen«, bemerkte Oliver Schaar, der leitende Staatsanwalt, der mit Mayer im selben Wagen gefahren war.

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