By Anthony J. Quinn
The border among Northern eire and the Republic is a rugged position: chilly, windswept, and darkish. For the women introduced the following from japanese Europe, it may possibly to boot be a warfare quarter. positioned to paintings in a farmhouse brothel close to Dunmore, the ladies are pressured right into a residing hell. One evening, a pimp takes one among them for a journey. She is simply making plans her break out while the automobile explodes. the following morning, there's not anything left however the pimp’s charred physique and the woman’s footprints within the snow.
As his forensics experts flip their realization to the blistered corpse, Police Inspector Celcius Daly obsesses over the footprints. the place precisely did the girl come from, and the place did she cross? it's the type of query requested basically within the borderlands—between North and South, among lifestyles and dying.
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