“we’ll see about that,” the older inspector insists, puffing out strong smelling smoke. “mark my words, bursche. all cities have their own hell. but you can’t prepare for how much this place will burn you.”
or: scotland yard inspector styles travels to berlin in the winter of 1924, chasing defector liam payne and a suspected network of communist radicals. faced with open hostility from his german counterparts, it is far too easy to fall into the city’s nefarious nightlife and give in to a part of himself he’d vowed to lock away forever.
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10 Feb 2019