By Ron Goulart
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That's a town roughly ten miles inland from Guaymas on the Gulf of California," said Canguru. " "The man who fronts the Mentex operation is a Dr. Cazedessus. As to the owners, I still have an accountant tracing that down. Let's say the ownership of the Mentex Institute is complicated.
You see, they A TALENT FOR THE INVISIBLE 47 have the notion, now that I'm fast approaching ninety, that the brain is going blooey. Not so! A man who's devoted most of his life to protein—well, to protein and politics—such a man is not likely to have his brain go on the fritz, señor. " "I just had lunch," said Conger. "Professor, I'm from the United States. " "Warn me? That's a laugh, señor, the way you Americans insist on eating. It's I who should warn you. Waffleburgers, jelly donuts . " sighed the old professor.
I'm glad Muscha came down with the Etruscan flu and didn't come along with his tambourine," said the Gypsy, working his way across the living room toward the exit door. " "Yes, grumpy, you get two authentic romantic real tallow candles to go on the table when you order the Intimate Dinner For 2. They come out of a slot in the dining room," explained the slowly retreating man. " The Gypsy shook his head and his golden earrings tingled. " He let himself out. Conger rocked gently in the hammock sofa, watching the black Rio night and then the door of Angelica's bedroom.
A Talent for the Invisible by Ron Goulart