By P. D. James
It starts off, dramatically sufficient, with a tribulation for homicide. the prestigious legal attorney Venetia Aldridge is protecting Garry Ashe on fees of getting brutally killed his aunt. For Aldridge the trial is principally a try out of her court talents, yet another chance to succeed--and she does. yet now homicide is within the air. the subsequent sufferer could be Aldridge herself, stabbed to loss of life at her table in her Chambers within the center Temple, a bloodstained wig on her head. input Commander Adam Dalgliesh and his crew, whose fight to enquire and comprehend the surprising occasions can't halt the spiral into extra horrors, extra murders...
A sure Justice is P.D. James at her most powerful. In her first foray into the unusual closed global of the legislations Courts and the London felony neighborhood, she has created a desirable story of interwoven ardour and terror. As every one personality leaps into unforgettable existence, as every one scene attracts us ahead into new complexities of plot, she proves another time that no different author can fit her ability in combining the thrill of the vintage detective tale with the richness of a very good novel. In its refined portrayal of morality and human habit, A convinced Justice will stand along Devices and Desires and A flavor for Death as considered one of P.D. James's most vital, finished and enjoyable works.
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Cette vidéo ne peut être visionnée qu’une fois. Dès que la carte est branchée à un ordinateur, elle se lance automatiquement, puis elle s’efface quand elle a été lue. Elle ne peut pas être copiée. Mais oui, « ce message s’autodétruira », bla-bla-bla, pensa Riggins, qui ne comprenait cependant toujours pas pourquoi on l’avait embarqué sur l’Air Force Two pour ce tête-à-tête. — Vous avez un ordi portable à disposition ? demanda-t-il. — Elle ne vous est pas destinée, répliqua Dohman. Elle est pour Dark.
Il préférait généralement les tirer en arrière, pour ne plus s’en préoccuper. Dark venait ici – à cet endroit précis – tous les matins. Il cligna lentement des yeux, exprès. Pas à cause des embruns qui lui fouettaient le visage, mais au rythme du battement de son cœur. Il ne voulait pas se fondre dans cette scène magistrale qui se déroulait devant ses yeux – les vagues énormes qui déferlaient dans des gerbes d’écume sur le sable et faisaient fuir les bernard-l’ermite dans leurs trous. Il but une autre gorgée.
Nous lui avons demandé de décrire l’homme du tunnel de lavage. « Tout ce qu’il a réussi à nous dire, c’était « Sqweegel. Sqweeeeeegel. » Il imitait les sons entendus pendant qu’il voyait sa mère mourir. Riggins balaya la salle du regard. — Et le nom lui est resté, en quelque sorte. Il y eut un silence, puis : — Vous avez dit que les issues avaient été hermétiquement fermées, dit l’agent de San Francisco. Comment a-t-il pu sortir du tunnel à l’insu de tous ? — Il n’est pas sorti. — Il est resté à l’intérieur ?
A Certain Justice (Inspector Adam Dalgliesh, Book 10) by P. D. James