"I don''t like killing, but I''m good at it. Murder isn''t so bad from a distance, just shapes popping up in my scope. Close-up work though - a garrotte around a target''s neck or a knife in their heart - it''s not for me. Too much empathy, that''s my problem. Usually. But not today. Today is different..." The year is 1955 and something is very wrong with the world. It is fourteen years since Churchill died and the Second World War ended. In occupied Europe, Britain fights a cold war..
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