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I tell you, you're dead." "Wait a minute, Powell. Wait!" The mannequin face was
twitching with terror. "The Guild takes confession into account. Confession before
the fact. I'll give you everything right now. Everything. It was an aberration.
Tell him to come down here right away." "No, Reich . . ." He shook her. "Listen to
me, frab-head. Bastion West is owned by the D'Courtney Cartel. Now that old D'
Courtney's dead, I'm going to own the cartel, which means I'll own Bastion.
What are you telling me, Ben?" "I'm telling you that I was almost murdered three
times today. This boy . . ." Reich pointed to Chervil. "This boy just found me in the
Inlet Esplanade more dead than alive. Look at me, for Christ's sake. Look at me!
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Stevil2001 - LibraryThing
The first third or so of the novel is definitely the best part: how do you commit murder in a society where telepaths comprise a significant portion of the population? Bester has fun both devising a ... Read full review
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The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester Eight, sir; seven, sir; Six, sir; five, sir; Four, sir; three, sir; Two, sir; one! Read full review