Stories tagged murder

First Shot (58)

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Blow, Salzwedel and Frank Rust have found Sarah's abandoned truck, sans its shotgun. In this heart-stopping episode they set off in a dinghy for Turtle Island.

First Shot (59)

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We left Blow, Salzwedel and Frank Rust heading across the water toward Turtle Island where they believe Sarah Kellum is hiding out. We pick them up as a storm sweeps in from the northeast.

A Little Piece of Humanity

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It wasn't meant to happen like this— the shutter, the feeling of breathlessness when he touched her shoulder, even after he had pointed out all of the things she had done incorrectly throughout the day. They had been married for five years in February, and as…

First Shot (60)

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Their boat hits a sandbar and overturns. Blow and Rust can't find Salzwedel. Now, on Turtle Island, a shot pierces the stormy night. A wailing scream. Oh, mercy!

First Shot (61)

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We left them slogging through the mud in a vicious nor'easter. We pick them up still slogging, but getting what? *gasp*

First Shot (62)

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Not quite Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral, but a harrowing sojourn nonetheless. Amid gunshots, screams and a nor'easter's fury, they get there here:

Broken Night

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Could I really seduce and rob a total stranger -- just on a dare?

First Shot (63)

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Finally! Blow arrives at the house to find Sarah with a shotgun, huddled by a kerosene heater, a tad cuckoo...

First Shot (64)

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Naked under a blanket with 15-year-old Sarah clutching him, Blow argues with cops who bust in the door. (Do I hear "Truckin'" in the background?)

First Shot (65)

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Interrogation, revelation, search, contentiousness, foul language, getting in faces, dealmaking--it's allll here.

First Shot (66)

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Blow and Salzwedel discuss with the Kellams Bart Gladstone's offer of 100k for the Battle of Lexington documents.

First Shot (67)

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Morning of Newt Gunther's funeral. Media to swarm, Colonial Honor Guard to fire musket salute, Blow hot from kissing Mary Lloyd and lusting after Joy Leigh...

First Shot (68)

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The sight of Newt Gunther's head being blown off again and again and again had the effect not only of numbing Blow's sensibility to its grotesqueness.

First Shot (69)

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Blow, torn between lust and suspicion, is nearly trampled by a runaway horse at the bastard Newt Gunther's funeral.

First Shot (final chapter!)

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Murder solved...or is it?