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Bourbon On The Rocks #79


She only spoke on the phone briefly, and half of that time was apologizing to Eddie for apparently waking him up. She hung the phone up.

"He took Mr. Fawn to another motel, in Lynwood. The Skyline Motel on Century Boulevard."

I smiled and asked, "And if I wanted to reach a certain young lady to offer her a part in a movie, how would I go about that?"

She got a Sunshine Cab Co. business card, flipped it over, and wrote a number on it. I smiled.

Then I threw it in a trash can when I got outside...

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    Neville Hunt over 6 years ago

    Sometimes you can’t use terfuge to get what you want. In those cases you have to resort to subterfuge Jake. You’re forgiven. :-)

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    Christopher over 6 years ago

    Haha. I remember James Garner on The Rockford Files had all these badges and cards in the glove compartment of his car and he'd pull out whichever one he thought would help him get the info he needed.

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