By James Heneghan
Vancouver urban councilor George Hamilton Nash has left his spouse of 20 years and moved right into a posh West finish house. A prosperous guy approximately city, Nash seems to be having fun with the entire pleasures the town has to offer—until he turns up useless. The be aware left at the back of exhibits suicide, and the police are chuffed with this. yet Sebastian Casey, a reporter for the West finish Clarion who knew anything of Nash's popularity as a lady's guy, isn't so convinced. He doesn't purchase suicide and units out to end up in a different way, amidst hassle in his personal courting, and without scarcity of suspects, together with the spouse left at the back of. The holiday Casey wishes comes from a impossible resource.
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A Woman Scorned by James Heneghan
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