By Mike Lawson
Washington, D.C. fixer Joe DeMarco has been requested to address loads of tricky events through the years for his boss, congressman John Mahoney. yet not anything has ever been fairly so politically delicate, or has hit so with regards to domestic, because the activity Mahoney fingers DeMarco in House
Mahoney’s daughter has been arrested and charged with insider buying and selling. An engineer with a high-flying expertise company, she allegedly put a half-million greenback guess on one of many firm’s consumers. DeMarco’s task is to transparent her identify and preserve his boss fresh. yet how did she get her fingers on loads cash to take a position within the first position? prior to lengthy, DeMarco uncovers way more concerning the case than meets the attention, and the chance to Mahoney is greater than somewhat political embarrassment.
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D e ad l y E r r o r s | 25 “Here,” he said, handing it to his partner. At 57 Bill still looked like a Marine drill sergeant. Lanky, not an ounce of extra fat. From running every day, Tyler thought. Compulsive about it. Also clad in green scrubs, Bill held up a rectangular oak box the size of a small jewelry case. Loupes. Magnifying eyeglasses worn by most neurosurgeons. ” His partner spun the combination lock to his locker. A triangle of sweat darkened the midline of Bill’s scrub shirt by at least two shades.
Aggravate the vocal cords into spasm and the resulting lack of oxygen will cause Larry’s brain to crush the brain stem. He lifted Larry’s chin, tilting the entire head back toward him and opened the mouth. Laryngoscope in left hand, he slipped the silver blade into the mouth and over the tongue, inserting almost all the curved part before pulling straight up. The pale pink larynx popped into view, both vocal cords glistening in the light. Holding the scope steady, never losing sight of the cords, he held out his right hand.
Well then—” “I’ll do it,” Tyler interrupted. ” Soon as the words flew from his mouth a feeling of panic shouldered aside his confident reply. Unlike the well-lit operating room where a few anesthesiologists allowed him to practice this skill, this area had poor lighting and he was wedged awkwardly between the scanner and the wall. ” The CT tech pulled the white sheet over Larry’s exposed genitals. Pale yellow urine flowed down the plastic tube toward the collection bag. The nurse gently pushed Tyler aside as she wheeled a stretcher next to the scanner.
House Odds (Joe Demarco, Book 8) by Mike Lawson