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  1. Public Bookmark 51

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    A voice called out behind him in English, “Ride the camel?”

    “No, thank you,” Booker said.

    “Really?” Joe elbowed him. “I thought you agreed to have an authentic tourist experience.”

    “I don’t like camels. They’re ugly, they’re mean and—”

    Nicky reached for his wallet.

     

    OR, shortly before the events of the film, Booker joins Joe and Nicky in Cairo, where he is taught several lessons and comes to a life-changing decision.

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    19 Oct 2020

  2. Public Bookmark 61

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    The years have flashed by; a marvel to think how long they’ve been walking this world side by side, hiding from each other in plain sight.

    Or: Joe and Nicky go through a rough patch.

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    19 Oct 2020

  3. Public Bookmark 47

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    There was a part of Jimmy—still too strong a part, the one who lived alone, stood alone, drew the firm line round himself—that kept wanting to say, Thanks but you didn't have to do that. Thanks but you're already welcome to stay. Thanks but I'm used to shifting for myself.

    Thanks, but.

    He shook it off as best he could. And instead, he walked behind Duncan as they both left the kitchen, and put his hands on Duncan's shoulders.

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    11 Oct 2020

  4. Public Bookmark 16

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    "There might be a place to get some loose cash," Nicolò says to Joe's great amusement, "tip money, you understand? This bare-knuckle circus in Dugny."

    "In Dugny," Joe says. "All right. Fifty-fifty?"

    "Sixty-forty."

    Joe laughs. "Fuck off."


    In which Yusuf bails out one of Sebastien's 'associates' and finds his way back.
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    03 Oct 2020

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    02 Oct 2020