By David Peace
Dos personajes, dos supervivientes de los angeles primera novela del crimson using Quartet se encuentran en l. a. segunda: el periodista Jack Whitehead, que lleva bebiendo unos cuarenta años y que, tras unos años de depresión y retiro, se reincorpora a las páginas de sucesos del Yorkshire submit; y el sargento Bob Fraser, a quienes sus compañeros llaman «Don Limpio» a pesar de que les consta que no es fiel a su mujer y que no se arredra en los brutales interrogatorios. A ambos les une los angeles investigación de una serie de atroces asesinatos de prostitutas, obra de un nuevo «Jack el Destripador» al que tal vez se le estén atribuyendo más crímenes de los que ha cometido. Al periodista y al policía les une también un amor secreto, trágico, por las prostitutas.
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Hakim frowned. ” Wilson leaned forward. “Wovoka…he had a vision. He saw the Indians begin to dance. By themselves, at first, and then with their ancestors. After a while, the earth shook and the dancers…well, in the vision, the dancers went into the sky. Just floated up. Then the earth swallowed everyone who was left. Which was the whites. All the Indians’ enemies. ” “Yes. It went back to the way it was, the way it had been,” Wilson explained. Hakim stared at him, blinking dully. ” Wilson took a deep breath.
He was going to tell her that when the unthinkable happened. ” Or he was. Kate was upriver delivering a baby when a UN convoy rolled into Porkpa, escorting a truck with a red crescent on its side. Pulling up to the clinic in an armored personnel carrier, a Nigerian captain jumped to the ground, and promptly announced that everyone was being evacuated. ” Burke eyed the little truck. “Yes,” the captain insisted. “All the white people. ” Burke thanked him for his trouble, but declined the invitation, only to be told that it wasn’t an invitation.
Wilson pursed his lips. Until he was hanged by Egypt’s Nasser, Sayyid Qutb was a revolutionary who preached a return to Islamic purity and the overthrow of corrupt Arab regimes. More than anyone else, his views had shaped the thinking of people like Osama bin-Laden. ” “I couldn’t agree more,” Hakim exclaimed. “To each his own! So what about you? ” Wilson shrugged. “Bobojon said you have Indian blood,” Hakim persisted. Wilson said nothing. “Forgive me,” Hakim said. “I know nothing about Indians.
1977 by David Peace