Waste Not, Want Not
Waste Not, Want Not

Sequence of author: The destroyer(№130)
Keywords: Chiun Destroyer Remo

Waste Not, Want Not

Warren Murphy
Richard Sapir

Detective science fiction

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Destroyer 130: Waste Not, Want Not By Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir PROLOGUE She had lost faith in God even before the Almighty decided to slaughter his flock. As she lay in the mud, she tried to remember when the loss of faith had happened. She supposed it came by degrees. She only remembered waking up in the jungles of South America one morning to the realization that the god she followed was a fraud. By then it was too late. In the last few minutes before the bullet cracked her skull and pureed her brain, the thing that really vexed Jennifer Lonig's terrified mind was her own gullibility. He claimed to be God, for criminy's sake. Wasn't God supposed to be nice? Oh, sure, there was the occasional toad downpour or Mrs. Lot salt lick-but that was Old Testament God. This was 1978. Smack-dab in the post-Watergate, free-loving, buy-the-world-a-Coke New Testament. All that everlasting-vengeance stuff had gone the way of burning bushes and Ozzie and Harriet. God...