Troubled Waters
Troubled Waters

Sequence of author: The destroyer(№133)
Keywords: Chiun Destroyer Remo

Troubled Waters

Warren Murphy
Richard Sapir

Detective science fiction

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Destroyer 133: Troubled Waters By Warren Murphy and Richard Sapir Chapter 1 The woman was lost but tried to deny it, as if by withholding the information from herself she could somehow magically discover an exit from her private hell on Earth. She was a city girl and proud of it, dependent on street signs and landmarks to negotiate her way through daily life. The jungle that surrounded her seemed vast and alien. She made a conscious effort to control the fear that stalked her like a silent predator. Panic would finish her, destroy whatever tiny, fragile hope she had of breaking free, saving herself. They might be after her by now, and if she didn't keep her wits about her, she was dead-or something infinitely worse. Her body ached from the abuse she had endured since being taken prisoner. Was it three days? A week? A lifetime? She had no idea what day it was, but dawn was approaching to mark another morning of captivity, another day and night of torment. Only...