戮仙 萧鼎 小说简介
戮仙 萧鼎 小说: Skipping many other things that seemed to point out Jeff as the ringleader, deceiving his employer and war buddy, Mr. Everdail, Sandy came down to the present suspicious circumstance.。“I am only saying what I believe. I don’t know very much. But what I do know points to Jeff.” “He was getting that ready, Dick, for the emeralds—remember how Sandy discovered the place the imitations were hidden?” 纵横中文
戮仙 萧鼎 小说“Hello, buddy,” the pilot said, without any show of dismay.
“All right,” he told himself. “We’ll follow them and see what they do and where they go.”“I’ve kept pretty well in the background of this case,” he told them. “I am, by profession, an official of Mr. Everdail’s eastern enterprises. But I consider myself something of an amateur detective ‘on the side’ and I want you three to help me.”
Once he thought he caught a glint of light in the library window; but it could have come from a high beam of some automobile headlight, on the distant highway that passed the estate.
“Why—uh—hello, Jeff!”His gaze was bent on the aircraft.“But you will do something! To help me out?”
戮仙 萧鼎 小说:
“That was proved—the seaplane coming out to the yacht proved that the passenger who said he was a London agent, and wasn’t at all, had changed his plans. Well, say that he had arranged with Mimi, Mrs. Everdail’s maid, to have her throw over the jewels——”“I might rip them apart—but do you think robbers carry acids along to eat up emeralds if they think they are going to profit by taking them?”
“But there’s no boat out—the only boat with an engine is the hydroplane——”。
It went close, just as the swinging lights swerved and were gone.。
Mostly, Larry caught his own mistakes in time.。