By Janwillem Van de Wetering

Maria van Buren, a gorgeous, high-class prostitute, is located useless with a knife in her again in her houseboat on an Amsterdam canal. Grijpstra and de Gier needs to remedy the homicide. Her tony consumers all have sound alibis. ahead of the assassin is stuck, the detectives and their commissaris will examine allegations of black magic, commute to Curacao, and pursue clues to a cold island off the coast of Holland.

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No. H. don’t stand for Ericson, or for Spinks, or for Garroway, Spinks’s mate. ” There was vast disappointment in Joe’s voice. He turned back to the wheel, put in the gear, climbed to his petrol drum and resumed his crouching attitude above the shelter roof. It was as though he blamed Wilton. Wilton placed the “find” in his lunch basket in the cabin, and resumed his place at the mast. Slowly the Marlin was sent on her way parallel with the winding line of suds. When at the end of the suds line, the craft continued her apparently aimless wandering about the sea.

They’re better fighters than the black marlin, I think, but there’s some who will argue about it. Look at that head, and the sword that’s like a needle! All right, Fred, get along. ” “Yes,” urged Bony. “Well, here’s a good one. Give your launchman to understand that he’s to go where he likes, that he’s the captain who knows more about the fishing along this coast than you do. He’ll be glad to do as you ask, because he’s out to land the greatest number for the season. ” “You are being kind. ” “Then tell your launchman that as you know nothing about the game you will be glad of his advice.

All right! We can start from Swordfish Reef tomorrow,” Joe agreed. ” It was close to midnight when the Marlin approached the now invisible bar, kicked herself over the tumbling water into the channel, and crept along the river to the jetty. 27 Three men stood on the jetty, evidently waiting for them. ” inquired Mr Blade. “No. ” echoed a man whose dark shape against the starry sky informed the seaman that he was a stranger. ” demanded Joe, climbing to the jetty with a mooring-rope. “This is Detective-Sergeant Allen,” said Constable Telfer.

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