By Jon Talton
David Mapstone, historical past professor grew to become deputy, is worked up while a former pupil brings him a 40-year-old letter confessing to a homicide or even supplying instructions to the physique. yet this physique isnt forty years previous; it isnt even forty days outdated. And now this former pupil has disappeared. Is the homicide simply a part of a few political time table? Is it hooked up to the hot actual property improvement, Arizona goals? David isnt the single one studying our bodies. His spouse, Deputy Lindsey religion Mapstone, met a guy with an ice-pick in his cranium early in her day. after which she sees her half-sister Robin whom she hasnt visible in years. What are those stories shes now fighting opposed to? What does Robin wish?
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28 Steven M. Sanders 19. Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus, trans. Justin O’Brien (New York: Vintage Books, 1955), 90. 20. Thomas Nagel, “The Absurd” (1971), reprinted in Nagel’s Mortal Questions (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979), 23. 21. See the entry on Red Light by Bob Porfirio in Silver and Ward, Film Noir, 241. 22. R. M. Hare provides an interesting account of the impossibility of “the annihilation of values” in “‘Nothing Matters,’” reprinted in his Applications of Moral Philosophy (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1972), 32–47.
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