By Thomas H. Cook
A narrative of guilt, homicide and politics set in Africa and long island from the stated grasp of mental suspense.
Ray Campbell runs his personal hazard evaluate company in long island. He's wary, cautious and thought of in every little thing he does. yet he hasn't continuously been this way.
Twenty years in the past, Ray took colossal dangers. operating as an aid-worker within the newly self sustaining African kingdom of Lubanda, Ray fell in love with a rustic, and with a girl. Martine, a local white Lubandan, attempted to make Ray see that each one activities have effects, yet he couldn't. now not until eventually it was once too overdue for him, and for Martine...
When a chum from Lubanda is located lifeless in a brand new York alley, Ray is compelled to revisit a earlier he's spent a life-time attempting to forget...
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Believe me, they all are, even when they set fire to heaven. Whether they are atheists or churchgoers, Muscovites or Bostonians, all Christians from father to son. But it so happens that there is no more father, no more rule!  They are free and hence have to shift for themselves; and since they don't want freedom or its judgments, they ask to be rapped on the knuckles, they invent dreadful rules, they rush out to build piles of faggots to replace churches. Savonarolas, I tell you. But they believe solely in sin, never in grace.
In 1957 Camus was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. On January 4, 1960, he was killed in an automobile accident.
Perhaps the rest would be taken care of subsequently; I would be decapitated, for instance, and I'd have no more fear of death; I'd be saved. Above the gathered crowd, you would hold up my still warm head, so that they could recognize themselves in it and I could again dominate-an exemplar. All would be  consummated; I should have brought to a close, unseen and unknown, my career as a false prophet crying in the wilderness and refusing to come forth. But of course you are not a policeman; that would be too easy.