By Maureen Ash
A brand new Templar Knight secret from the writer who "masterfully creates a medieval global filled with wealthy ancient detail." (National bestselling writer Victoria Thompson)
Templar Bascot de Marins is summoned to Lincoln fort to benefit who murdered a servant engaged in a bootleg affair with a married girl. although the jealous husband had a intent, Bascot's research uncovers a extra surprising revelation concerning the sufferer that may supply him any variety of capability enemies...
About the Author
Maureen Ash has had a lifelong curiosity in British medieval background. Visits to fortress ruins and outdated church buildings have supplied the foundation for her novels. She lives in England.
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I have known him since before Hitler. She was a devoted Socialist Party member, and her first husband was murdered by the Nazis; she became a worker in the underground, and died in Dachau concentration camp, in spite of my best efforts to save her. ” “He had quite an extraordinary contact in Germany, apparently someone in Göring’s own headquarters. ” “We already have that information, I believe; but I do not know what use is being made of it. I don’t have to give my man any hint that we are working on the project.
I’ll let you hear from me without fail,” Lanny promised. VIII The visitor didn’t make an attempt to see the old marshal himself. Now he had surrendered all real power to the evil Laval, and would serve as a figurehead to make the masses of the French people, who adored him as the hero of Verdun, believe that la patrie was in the hands of an all-wise and all-benevolent father, a deputy of God. What Lanny wanted to do was to make his report and move on from this health resort before it became unhealthy for him; before his visits attracted too much attention from the Gestapo and caused them to look up his recent doings.
Really, it was as if Laval thought his visitor had had something to do with it, or could do something about it. Lanny broke in, laughing: “Écoutez, cher Maître, you must understand that these statesmen are at the opposite pole of thinking from myself. If I could have my way, they would be bounced out on their behinds. ” “Yes, yes, I understand, M. Budd. I just need somebody to tell my troubles to. ” “I can only guess at the minds of the commercial gentlemen who control America’s policy. ” “Big businessmen do not see very far ahead as a rule.
A Deadly Penance (Templar Knight Mystery, Book 6) by Maureen Ash