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I've always credited the private detective with a high degree of omniscience. Or is that only true in rental fiction?
The private detective of fiction is a fantastic creation who acts and speaks like a real man. He can be completely realistic in ev ...
Mars and Venus are at it again. This time, Hephaestus is standing by with a private detective, a photographer, and a lawyer.
Eddie: Who are you soldier?
Philip Marlowe: Marlowe's my name. I'm a private detective.
Remember me.
When people are in trouble they need to talk.
Do me a favor, will you? Keep away from the windows. Somebody might ... blow you a kiss.
First you find a little thread, a little thread leads you to a string, and the string leads you to a rope. And from the rope you h ...
You like orchids?... Nasty things. Their flesh is too much like the flesh of men, their perfume has the rotten sweetness of corrup ...
You're looking, sir, at a very dull survivor of a very gaudy life. Crippled, paralyzed in both legs. Very little I can eat, and my ...
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