• Cocktail Talk: The Sunburned Corpse, Part II

    5 monthes ago - By A.J. Rathbun

    I talked earlier about this little Signet pocket-sized find and where I found it in The Sunburned Corpse , Part I, post. There, I also alluded to the rum-talk in the book, even though that particular quote was about everything but rum. Well, that made me feel sad - this is murder in a tropical paradise after all, and tropical paradises are rum's bosom buddies. So, a second quote from this little charmer, with rum taking the lead.
    Strom went out quietly, stabbing me with his eye. Garel enjoyed the byplay but made no comment. He was content to let me relish my big moment. He brought out some...
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