By James Becker
An Englishwoman is located lifeless in a home close to Rome, her neck damaged. Her distraught husband enlists assistance from his closest pal, policeman Chris Bronson, who discovers an old inscription on a slab of stone above their fire. It interprets as ‘Here Lie the Liars.’ Pursued throughout Europe, Bronson and his ex-wife discover a path of clues that lead them again to the shadowy beginnings of Christianity; to an old code inscribed upon a stone; to a chalice embellished with mysterious symbols. And to a dangerous conspiracy in order to rock the rules of our smooth global if published.
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She stood up and reached for her coat. 'I'll be within the 3rd café on our checklist, if you want me. ' 'Right,' Bronson spoke back. 'I'm going to maintain flogging away at those for your time. be cautious in the market. ' 'I will, yet remember nobody's trying to find me, no less than so far as i do know. ' Angela have been operating on the computing device for less than approximately twenty mins while the door of the café opened. A police constable entered and walked throughout to the woman manning the counter. 'Good afternoon, miss,' the officer stated. 'We're trying to find a guy who we think used to be during this quarter prior at the present time utilizing cybercafés, and we ponder whether you take into accout seeing him in right here. ' He produced a photo from a folder he was once wearing and positioned it at the counter. As he did so, Angela stuck a glimpse of the face within the photo and learned in one heartstopping second that it confirmed Chris. 'I'm sorry,' the woman stated, 'I in basic terms all started my shift right here a few hours in the past, and i am lovely yes he hasn't been during this afternoon. you may test asking the purchasers. ' She waved her hand to surround the twenty or so pcs within the café and the dozen humans utilizing them. 'Some of them are regulars. what is he performed, besides? ' 'I'm no longer at liberty to assert, i am afraid,' the officer stated. He walked throughout to the 1st occupied terminal and repeated his query. by the point he'd acquired to the 3rd laptop, the entire humans within the café have been clustered round him, looking at the image. Angela discovered that if she did not cross and glance, that will seem suspicious in itself. So, on legs that were not rather regular, she walked around the room and peered on the photo of the fellow she knew greater than someone else on the planet. 'And you, pass over? ' the constable requested, having a look without delay at her. Angela shook her head. 'No, i have by no means visible him ahead of. really handsome notwithstanding, is not he? ' a few women within the staff giggled, however the policeman appeared unamused. 'I would not know,' he acknowledged, and grew to become to depart. 'This bloke,' the woman in the back of the counter requested, 'if he does are available in, what may still I do? Run away and conceal within the bathroom lavatory, or make him a drink? I suggest, is he risky, or what? ' The constable thought of the query for a number of moments. 'We do not believe he'd pose any hazard to you in my opinion, pass over, yet you have to phone the Parkside station once attainable. should you desire it, the number's 358966. ' Angela lower back to her computing device and compelled herself to stay on the computer for a number of extra mins, then stood up. 'Find what you have been searching for, love? ' the woman at the back of the until eventually requested. Angela shook her head. 'I've by no means came upon precisely what i am taking a look for,' she answered, with a mild smile, considering her flavor in males. * * * 'The bloody police are trying to find you, Chris,' Angela introduced, the instant she'd closed the inn room door in the back of her. fast, she defined what had occurred within the café. 'So they knew i might been utilizing the net? ' Bronson acknowledged. 'Yes, I instructed you. They even had your photo, and so they stated you'll been within the sector this morning.