By Peter Corris
Aussie inner most eye Cliff Hardy narrowly escapes a fireball that kills enthusiasts and lands him at the path of deception that ends up in a hell guarded through a snarling puppy and choked with a family's darkest secrets and techniques. Reprint. NYT.
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It flopped down to cover his genitals and skinny thighs. ’ ‘Paula attended eight primary and six secondary schools. She dropped out of university at least five times. ’ ‘Figuratively speaking. She lived for six months with some poor unfortunate who thought he could mean something to her. I doubt he’s ever recovered from the experience. She is brilliant, seductive, a walking disaster. I hope you are not involved with her sexually. ’ There was a lot in that to chew on and I watched him closely as he spoke.
I gathered up the cards I’d scrawled a few notes on and followed him. The College is a grim, redbrick structure that looks forbidding from the street, but the library, administrative offices and classrooms are arranged in a three-storey semi-circle around a small garden, making it all surprisingly bright inside. I walked down the big-windowed corridors enjoying the atmosphere. It had been a long time since my own, brief, university days, and things seemed to have changed enormously. There was an air of informality that had been totally lacking in my time when we wore jackets and ties and tried to look older than we were.
I think the novelty’d soon wear off. Then this crazy woman came up to me . ’ ‘No. ’ I told her about Paula Wilberforce and her PhD, making light of it. ‘Watch her,’ Glen said. ’ ‘You bet. I could be having it off with two of the smartest, fittest nineteen-year-olds in Sydney. ’ ‘Smart and fit isn’t everything. What about you? ’ ‘She’s got these intensely blue eyes. Make her look a bit mad. She might be, in fact. I wish I hadn’t agreed to see her tomorrow. ’ ‘If it develops. 45 the next morning I was sitting at my desk with a stick-on label, ballpoint pen and masking tape, rewrapping and readdressing the Lamberte ammunition package.