The Silk Trap. A Novel in 43 Chapters

Chapter 8: Fortune tellers don’t lie.

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They were now well into their second absinthe cocktail. The music in the bar was humming old-school jazz tunes of Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington, and Billy Holiday. The place was full of locals and tourists mingling with each other and having a really relaxed time. Tomas had arranged for some Goat Cheese and Onion Tarts to accompany the…