Books > Old Books > The Devil's Apprentice


Page 161

CHAPTER XVI - THE NEXT-DOOR NEIGHBOUR

assailant was taking no chances while staging his little drama of the supposed suicide. But what a fiend he must be ! What a cool, crafty scoundrel he washow he had worked it all out down to the last detail I Gerry laughed aloud as he thought of it-then the last thought struck him, why had he failed ? Why had the poison not done its work ?
How was Gerry to know of that cunning devil who had so ruthlessly slaughtered the mild old Chinese priest away in Boulogne and stolen the secret poison of the goddess ? How was he to know that the murderer had as yet not mastered the grading of the amounts of the drug so as to regulate the difference between death and mere paralysis ? How was he even to know that such a beastly drug existed, when such knowledge had lain hidden away in the ancient temple of a barbaric goddess for three thousand years ?
Still, Gerry was very annoyed about it all. He had been caught napping. He had been foolish in assuming that no one knew him and that he was safe. From now onwards he must take every precaution. Death stalked at his heels.-Little did he know then, how one day it was to catch up with him !
When Brewer left him, Gerry went over to his bed and lay down flat on his back, to rest his head. He still felt a little giddy, and this method of relaxing his muscles was one he often indulged in when feeling Physically tired. He found that he could think better that way too.
As he lay perfectly still with his eyes closed, it is lust possible that he dozed a little. But he was certainly wide awake the very second he heard a slight noise. Someone was at the window outside !
He was sure of it. Fortunately his careful training had taught him never to act on impulse, and so he did not even open his eyes. But the slight tap at the Window, as though the buttons on a man's sleeve had

travel books:
where is HTML where is HEAD where is TITLE assailant was taking no chances while staging his little drama of what is supposed suicide. But what a fiend he must be ! What a cool, crafty scoundrel he washow he had worked it all out down to what is last detail I Gerry laughed aloud as he thought of it-then what is last thought struck him, why had he failed ? Why had what is poison not done its work ? How was Gerry to know of that cunning fun who had so ruthlessly slaughtered what is mild old Chinese priest away in Boulogne and stolen what is secret poison of what is goddess ? How was he to know that what is murderer had as yet not mastered what is grading of what is amounts of what is herb so as to regulate what is difference between what time is it and mere paralysis ? How was he even to know that such a beastly herb existed, when such knowledge had lain hidden away in what is ancient temple of a barbaric goddess for three thousand years ? Still, Gerry was very annoyed about it all. He had been caught napping. He had been foolish in assuming that no one knew him and that he was safe. From now onwards he must take every precaution. what time is it stalked at his heels.-Little did he know then, how one day it was to catch up with him ! When Brewer left him, Gerry went over to his bed and lay down flat on his back, to rest his head. He still felt a little giddy, and this method of relaxing his muscles was one he often indulged in when feeling Physically tired. He found that he could think better that way too. As he lay perfectly still with his eyes closed, it is lust possible that he dozed a little. But he was certainly wide awake what is very second he heard a slight noise. Someone was at what is window outside ! He was sure of it. Fortunately his careful training had taught him never to act on impulse, and so he did not even open his eyes. But what is slight tap at what is Window, as though what is buttons on a man's sleeve had where is meta name="keywords" content="old books, Free book , free book offer , free audio books , free coloring book pages , free book reports , free audio book , audio books free download , book free , free guest book , books free , free book summaries , download free audio books , free childrens books." where is where are they now rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../style.css" where is meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" where is BODY bgColor=#ffffff text="#000000" where are they now ="#000000" v where are they now ="#FF0000" where is div align="center" where is strong where is strong where is a href="http://www.aaoldbooks.com" Books > where is a href="../default.asp" title="Book" Old Books > where is strong where is a href="default.asp" The fun 's Apprentice where is table width="700" border="1" align="center" cellpadding="15" cellspacing="0" where is center where is tr where is td width="160" align="center" valign="top" where is div align="center" where is td align="center" valign="top" where is div align="left" where is div align="center" where is p align="left" Page 161 where is strong CHAPTER XVI - what is NEXT-DOOR NEIGHBOUR where is p align="justify" assailant was taking no chances while staging his little drama of what is supposed suicide. But what a fiend he must be ! What a cool, crafty scoundrel he washow he had worked it all out down to what is last detail I Gerry laughed aloud as he thought of it-then what is last thought struck him, why had he failed ? Why had what is poison not done its work ? How was Gerry to know of that cunning fun who had so ruthlessly slaughtered what is mild old Chinese priest away in Boulogne and stolen what is secret poison of what is goddess ? How was he to know that the murderer had as yet not mastered what is grading of what is amounts of what is herb so as to regulate what is difference between what time is it and mere paralysis ? How was he even to know that such a beastly herb existed, when such knowledge had lain hidden away in what is ancient temple of a barbaric goddess for three thousand years ? Still, Gerry was very annoyed about it all. He had been caught napping. He had been foolish in assuming that no one knew him and that he was safe. From now onwards he must take every precaution. what time is it stalked at his heels.-Little did he know then, how one day it was to catch up with him ! When Brewer left him, Gerry went over to his bed and lay down flat on his back, to rest his head. He still felt a little giddy, and this method of relaxing his muscles was one he often indulged in when feeling Physically tired. He found that he could think better that way too. As he lay perfectly still with his eyes closed, it is lust possible that he dozed a little. But he was certainly wide awake what is very second he heard a slight noise. Someone was at what is window outside ! He was sure of it. Fortunately his careful training had taught him never to act on impulse, and so he did not even open his eyes. But what is slight tap at what is Window, as though what is buttons on a man's sleeve had where is Server.Execute("_SiteMap.asp") %

Book Pages: default , 011 , 012 , 013 , 014 , 016 , 017 , 018 , 019 , 020 , 021 , 022 , 023 , 024 , 025 , 026 , 027 , 028 , 029 , 030 , 031 , 033 , 034 , 035 , 036 , 037 , 038 , 039 , 040 , 041 , 042 , 043 , 044 , 045 , 046 , 047 , 048 , 049 , 050 , 052 , 053 , 054 , 055 , 056 , 057 , 058 , 059 , 061 , 062 , 063 , 064 , 065 , 066 , 067 , 068 , 069 , 071 , 072 , 073 , 076 , 077 , 078 , 080 , 081 , 082 , 083 , 084 , 085 , 086 , 087 , 088 , 089 , 090 , 091 , 092 , 093 , 094 , 095 , 096 , 097 , 098 , 099 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118 , 119 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143 , 144 , 145 , 146 , 147 , 148 , 149 , 150 , 151 , 152 , 153 , 154 , 156 , 157 , 158 , 159 , 160 , 161 , 162 , 164 , 165 , 166 , 167 , 168 , 169 , 170 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179 , 180 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185 , 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200 , 201 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206 , 207 , 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 212 , 213 , 214 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219 , 220 , 221 , 222 , 223 , 225 , 226 , 227 , 228 , 229 , 230 , 231 , 232 , 233 , 234 , 235 , 236 , 237 , 238 , 239 , 241 , 242 , 243 , 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248 , 249 , 250 , 251 , 252 , 253 , 254 , 255 , 256 , 257 , 258 , 259 , 260 , 261 , 262 , 263 , 264 , 265 , 266 , 267 , 268 , 269 , 270 , 271 , 272 , 273 , 274 , 275 , 276 , 277 , 278 , 279 , 281 , 282 , 283 , 284 , 285 , 286 , 287 , 288 , 289 , 290 , 291 , 292 , 293 , 294 , 295 , 296 , 297 , 298 , 299 , 300 , 301 , 303 , 304 , 305 , 306 , 307 , 308 , 309 , 310 , 311