By Nick Oldham
Detective Inspector Henry Christie has been suspended from accountability. He's spending caliber time together with his kin, yet at middle he's itching to come again into the fray. So while the sexy and prosperous mom of 1 of his daughter's horse-riding pals asks him to enquire the mutilation of a few of the family's bloodstock, Christie agrees--against his larger judgement.
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