书名：Lady in Peril
Lady in Peril
CAST OF CHARACTERS
He paid an exorbitant price for success, but thought it had been a bargain—until too late.
To gain self-confidenc……
SOMEONE BROUGHT A NEWSPAPER INTO THE Senate chamber about midafternoon and it passed from hand to hand like a hot potato.
Guessing roughly as to t……
LONEMAN NOW HAD ONE URGENT NEED. To reach his wife ahead of the newspaper or a radio. To tell her, more gently than newspaper or radio, that her b……
“IT SURPRISES ME YOU got here,” Director said.
“How are you, sir?” Loneman said.
“It surprises me you got the time left over from keeping secret……
DOCTOR THOMAS WENT FROM ONE wastepaper basket to another in Loneman’s apartment. Doc dumped the contents of each on the floor, raked his fingers ……
“WHEW!” HICKS SAID. HE WALKED WITH Loneman to the north end of the bridge. “What a start I got.” Hicks was shaken. He said, “Sure, that’s the car……
THE MORTICIAN ON THE TELEPHONE was apologetic to Loneman. The mortician’s name was Lunberry, the Lunberry Funeral Home. He said Mrs. Loneman had t……
LONEMAN WAS A VERY TENSE MAN. He held the telephone to his ear and heard the summary from the state patrol. “No more trace of your wife yet, Mr.……
DIRECTOR’S TORN PRESS STATEMENT spotted the bare floor like confetti. Director stared at the floor. He sat with his elbows on his knees. “I can ……
THE LIFE-SIZED PORTRAIT OF Harry S. Truman hung on the east wall. It was under this picture that Senator Abbot stood, although he had always hate……
SHEFFEY CLOSED THE DOOR BEHIND Ed Allen. Then Sheffey sagged back against the door; doubt had drained him of his strength for the moment. “We’re w……
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