By Howard Engel
Whilst Rabbi Meltzer and the President of Grantham’s synagogue knock on Benny’s workplace door, they aren’t trying to promote raffle tickets. Of that a lot, he’s definite. they want his assist in monitoring down a lacking legal professional who has disappeared with the lifestyles mark downs of 1/2 the Jewish group. Benny is familiar with he’ll by no means see a dime out of it, yet what are you able to do? It’s summer time within the city—and it’s going to be a sizzling one.Book five within the Benny Cooperman secret sequence.
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Dealing in mortgages, bonds, investments, stuff like that, and not keeping a record in your books. ” “You don’t give yourself credit, Benny. You’re swifter than you think. ” I was feeling a little warm where my tie was pulled too tight. I put my last sip of coffee in my mouth and let it chill all the way down. “Well, I’m not fast enough to make a successful villain. ” “I don’t know. ” I tried to get the conversation bent back to the subject at hand, but Pete was stubborn sometimes. After all, I wasn’t even offering to pick up his share of the check.
The Law Society has hired an ex-Toronto Metro cop to run interference for them. There are so many lawyers with their hands in the till there isn’t room for money. Funds held in trust are the first place hit when the economy takes a downward spiral. Where else is a lawyer going to get his hands on fast free money. ” “I just got carried away. There’s always an element. The rotten apple. I mean, look: it’s very tempting. A sweet old widow comes up to you with thirty or forty thousand and asks you to pay off her mortgage.
He didn’t take anything with him at the time, just his usual briefcase. He must have come back or been taking things over a period of time, because when I started looking, he’d taken several of his suits and most of his shirts and socks. ” Ruth looked up at me trying to find the solution to the mystery written on my face. She continued, “He came and went as he pleased these last few months. ” “Well, Mr. Cooperman, in the old days you could set a clock by my husband. He was never late. He never forgot a birthday or an anniversary.