By Stuart Woods
Stone Barrington suggestion he'd heard the final of former female friend Arrington after she left him to marry Vance Calder, Hollywood's most popular big name. the very last thing Stone anticipated used to be a determined name from Calder. Arrington has vanished, and her new fiancé desires Stone to come back to los angeles and locate her.
In a city the place the sharks force Bentleys and nobody should be relied on, Stone quickly discovers he's drowning in a sea of empty clues that takes him from Bel Air to Malibu to Rodeo force. operating out of time and leads, he must maintain his head above water and locate Arrington quickly, or prove swimming with the fishes himself.
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Dazu kommt: Sie war tatsächlich bei den Jones' zu Hause. Allerdings nur einige Mal, und das ist schon eine Weile her. Es ist also nicht sehr wahrscheinlich, daß sie die Hand im Spiel hat. « »Damit hab ich schon angefangen, Alex. Ich habe mich um gehört. Die Pflegeverwaltung hält sie für Spitze. Sie bekommt stets gute Bewertungen, und es hat noch nie Beschwerden ge geben. Soweit ich sagen kann, gab es noch nie einen unge wöhnlichen Krankheitsverlauf unter ihren Patienten. « »Laß mich versuchen, mit ihr zurechtzukommen.
Tränen schössen in ihre braunen Augen und ließen sie noch größer erscheinen. Sie schämte sich, das konnte ich an ihrem Gesicht ablesen. Oder war es Schuldbewußtsein, was ich da sah? Ihre Hände schnellten hoch, um die Tränen zu verbergen. Sie weinte lautlos. Ich nahm ein Papiertaschentuch aus einem Päckchen, das auf dem Tisch lag, und wartete. 4 »Tut mir leid«, sagte sie, als sie sich wie der gefangen hatte. »Das braucht es aber nicht. « Sie nickte. »Das schlimmste ist, daß man nichts weiß — daß man nur zuschauen kann und nicht weiß, was ihr fehlt.
Und die Beziehung zu ihrem Mann? « »Nein. « Sie schüttelte den Kopf und lächelte. « »Meine Trickkiste hab ich heute zu Hause gelassen. « »Eine glückliche Familie also. « »Noch nie«, mußte ich zugeben. »Münchhausens meiden Psychologen und Psychiater wie die Pest, denn sobald sie uns sehen, wissen sie, daß niemand ihre Krankheiten ernst nimmt. Was mir schon begegnet ist, sind Leute, die von Arzt zu Arzt rennen, Eltern, die überzeugt sind, daß etwas nicht stimmt mit ihren Kindern, und die einen Spezialisten nach dem anderen aufsuchen, obwohl echte Symptome nie gefunden werden.
Swimming to Catalina (Stone Barrington, Book 4) by Stuart Woods