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Pythagoras' Revenge by Arturo Sangalli

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Chapter 21

KIDNAPPED

The bedside clock read 11:20 p.m. James Parker, better known as Jim or Houdini, was lying in bed on his back, fully clothed, hands clasped under his head, reflecting on the day’s events. What should have been a smoothly executed operation had become a complicated one. He could blame it all on Rocky for mishandling Mr. T, but what was the use of laying blame at this point?

Houdini remembered the meeting less than one week ago in Dr. Trench’s office. Dr. Trench had then stressed the importance of the operation for the members of the Order, who had long been waiting with anticipation for the moment they would be united with their Master reincarnate. Recently, after a search that had lasted many years, it had been established ...

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