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Absolute Honour (Jack Absolute Series, Book 3) by C. C. Humphreys

By C. C. Humphreys

The gripping finale in C. C. Humphreys's exciting old experience sequence, starring the speeding Jack Absolute

After surviving the French and Indian Wars, Jack Absolute nearly perishes at the voyage domestic, in basic terms to be stored by means of a charismatic Irishman, purple Hugh McClune. in the course of his restoration, Jack falls for the man's attractive cousin, Laetitia. yet as they plan to elope, Jack stumbles on pink Hugh's crafty plot to assassinate the King. Jack foils the plan—but spares the lifetime of pink Hugh, who then flees to Rome, taking Laetitia with him.

When Jack reunites together with his outdated regiment, the sixteenth Dragoons, can he defeat the schemes of the Irish traitor and win again his nice love as soon as and for all?

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All right, Cobb.

He didn’t answer, but went with Moran, taking the spade from the crash kit and digging two shallows in the sand. Loomis, tall and unspeaking and with his quiet eyes everywhere, saw what they had to do, and helped them. All the others kept away, as if it were a private occasion. The bodies had been swathed in the white silk panels of Frank Towns’ parachute, for they would be taken from the sand and flown out when rescue came. With an urgency that choked him Towns wished he could tell Moran and Loomis what was on his mind, to hear his own 31 Elleston Trevor voice putting it into ordinary words that would be so much cleaner than the shape of nightmare thought.

How long had the man been on desert duty? Did he know what it meant, to be in the middle of the Central Libyan? ” The smooth pink face merely looked 33 Elleston Trevor contemplative. “Well, we have to get flares ready, in case. ” Sergeant Watson thought, Why not make out a form and take it to the bloody stores? ” “Er, no. ” “Sarnt Watson! Oh, there you are. See what rag you can find—any kind of fabric, and some shallow dishes. ” In a couple of minutes Moran followed him into the wreck and found the tool kits, helping him to slacken a fuel-pipe union.

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