|Bibliophile by the Sea|
This week's pick is
|Comedy in a minor key|
"There they are again." the doctor said suddenly, and he stood up. Unexpectedly, like his words, the noise of the approaching airplane motors slipped into the silence of the death chamber. He tilted his head to one side, squinted his eyes half shut, and listened. As if a small generator hidden somewhere in the house has started and quickly revved up to full speed, the droning sound of the night squadron flying in grew stronger. It might also--or so it seemed at first--be coming from the basement, or from the house next door"
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