A shock to the system

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Severn House Publishers,
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2014.
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English
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Graham Marshall looked upon himself as one of the winners in the rat race, comfortable and content, with a secure future. At 41, he discovered that the rosy future was a mirage and he committed his first, almost accidental murder.
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