By Jerome Charyn
At the eve of a White condominium run, Sidel cleans up a multitude in his outdated backyard
Tired of being led through weaklings, the yankee humans have fallen in love with J. Michael hurricane and Isaac Sidel, the legal professional and the recent York mayor who kept the rustic from the worst baseball strike in background. The Democratic nationwide conference is at Madison sq. backyard, and while hurricane is nominated for the presidency, he's going to place the eccentric, gun-toting Sidel on the backside of the price ticket. yet sooner than Sidel can take his shot on the White condominium, he has a number of unfastened ends to tie up.
He's such a lot preoccupied with a father-and-son detective staff suspected of working a murder-for-hire operation that went south, leading to the daddy taking pictures his son. Sidel suspects there's extra to the tale, and until eventually he's gotten to the ground of it, the vice presidency should wait.
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But he’d have to weed through the stack to find it. ” “Yes, Doctor. A few minutes ago. I said you were running behind. ” Nodding, as if it were nothing more than another hassle in a typically busy day, he mumbled thank you and continued into his office. His corner space featured two magnificent views. One across Lake Washington to the multimillion-dollar homes choking the east shore, the Bellevue office buildings, and the breath-stopping Cascade Mountain peaks. The other, a northerly panorama of the downtown business district, Lake Union, and Queen Anne Hill.
Water tinkled through a pipe. The rhythmic whoosh of a fan echoed through the ventilation duct. He didn’t hear a sound from Sikes or Washington. Now what? Probably not a great idea to move—even the slightest noise might give away his location. ” “Bullshit. Holds him, so it should damn well hold you. ” “Stop whining, Washington. ” Carefully, McCarthy squirmed around in the cramped space to face the way he had come. Barely able to kneel, his back flush against the cement ceiling, he fished the cell phone from his pocket and pressed one of the buttons to light the display.
What were the odds of that? Maybe he should’ve done something—although he wasn’t sure what—when Russell started to complain about the memories. But no, he’d blown Russell off, figuring the problem would simply go away. It didn’t. Then, two months ago, a request for a copy of Russell’s medical records landed on his 56 | A L L E N W Y L E R desk to be sent to McCarthy’s office. He blew that off too. Two weeks later another request arrived. Again he ignored it, figuring fuck McCarthy. A request for Baker’s files followed.