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Old 15-01-2016, 10:04 PM   #92
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Arrow Nothing Lasts Forever

Genre Thriller novel..
In the year 1975, author Roderick Thorp saw the Movie The Towering Inferno, which is about a skyscraper that catches on fire.. After watching it, Thorp fell asleep and had a dream of seeing a man being chased through a skyscraper by men with guns..Retired NYPD Detective Joe Leland is visiting the 40-story office HQ of the Klaxon Oil Corporation in Los Angeles on Christmas Eve, where his daughter Stephanie Leland Gennaro works. While he is waiting for his daughter's Christmass party to end, a group of German Autumn-era terrorists take over the skyscraper to steal $640 Million in Bearer Bonds from the building's vault..The gang is led by the brutal Anton "Little Tony"..Just Like That Joe met Gruber during World War II when Joe was a fighter pilot..The terrorists plan to steal documents that will publicly expose the Klaxon corporation's dealings with Chile's Junta.. They also intend to deprive Klaxon of the proceeds of the corrupt deal by dumping $6,000,000 in cash out of the tower's windows..Barefoot, Leland slips away and manages to remain undetected in the gigantic office complex..Aided outside only by LAPD Sergeant Al Powell and armed with only his police-issue Browning Hi-Phowa pistol, Leland fights off the terrorists one by one in an attempt to save the 74 hostages, including his daughter and grandchildren..

Dry Martini - Let it Snow!..

Why don't you pattern your life after mine?..You know, about the mysteries of something?.Would you like me to tell you who really killed him?. God..To set free a stupid little farm girl after 22 years of unhappiness..Leland not only believes their claims, but also that his daughter is involved..Argyle is listening to Stevie Wonder's "Skeletons"..What if I were to tell you that I could take a scraping of skin from your finger and create another Ezra Lieberman?..Christmas song "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" and continues/concludes with Beethoven's 9th Symphony in D minor, Op. 125 (also known as "the Choral"), is Ludwig van's final complete symphony.. Completed in 1824, the symphony is one of the best-known works in classical music featured prominently in Kamen's score throughout the film, in many guises and variations..As McClane and Carver regroup with the police, they are met by FBI agents, who reveal Simon is likely Peter Krieg, a former Colonel in the East German People's Army and a mercenary-for-hire.. Krieg is likely after McClane as Krieg's birth name is Simon Peter Gruber, the brother of Hans Gruber whom McClane killed in Nakatomi Towers 7 years before..While McClane and Carver set off on Simon's next task, the police organize all the city's public works to begin searching schools, using 9-1-1 to coordinate activities..Release dates July 15, 1988...

I've certainly got to hand it to you, Ollie.. For what?.Well for the meticulous care with which you have executed your finely formulated machinations in extricating us from this devastating dilemma agents used the destruction of the subway station to dig into the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and stolen $140 billion of gold bullion in 14 dump trucks..They follow the trucks to aqueduct in the New York City Water Tunnel No. 3, and McClane has Carver continue on Simon's games..Without any trace to follow, Carver tells McClane he should call his estranged wife Holly..As McClane does so, he finds the bottle of aspirin came from a hotel just inside the Quebec border..The name "holly" in common speech refers to Ilex aquifolium, specifically stems with berries used in Christmas decoration..The laurel forest covered great areas of the Earth during the Paleogene, when the genus was more prosperous..Holly can contain caffeic acid, caffeoyl derivatives, caffeoylshikimic acid, chlorogenic acid, feruloylquinic acid, quercetin, quinic acid, kaempferol, tannins, rutin, caffeine, and theobromine..Ilex vomitoria, commonly known as yaupon or yaupon holly, is a species of holly that is native to southeastern North America..Holly berries are especially dangerous in cases involving consumption by children attracted to the bright red berries..Ingestion of over 20 berries may be fatal..Leaves of some holly species are (or were) used by some cultures to make daily tea..Ilex. Glomerata is found in Burma,Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia and Borneo..Holly– more specifically the European holly, Ilex aquifolium – is commonly referenced at Christmas time, and is often referred to by the name Christ's thorn..Holly is used as the wood in Harry Potter's wand... boys are exact genetic duplicates of him, bred entirely from his cells.. He allowed me to take half a liter of his blood and a cutting of skin from his ribs..Now isn't this nice?. It sure is.. We're just like 2 peas in a pot..To catch a Hardy they've got to get up very early in the morning..And it doesn't have to be Saturday...
__________________ + Aga Khan IV receiving a gift of Trinitite - Get set for Ecky thump..I still shudder when I think about the warrior who came up behind me, and the thwacking he gave me with his pork sword...

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