Guilty Pleasures Chapter 1~3 (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #1)

Guilty Pleasures Chapter 1~3 (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #1)


Genres: FantasyHorror

Status: Full

Updated date: 02:55:37 12/08/2022

Description "Guilty Pleasures Chapter 1~3 (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #1)"

Chapter 1 Willie McCoy had been a jerk before he died. His being dead didn't change that. He sat across from me, wearing a loud plaid sport jacket. The polyester pants were primary Crayola green. His short, black hair was slicked back from a thin, triangular face. He had always reminded me of a bit player in a gangster movie. The kind that sells information, runs errands, and is expendable. Of course now that Willie was a vampire, the expendable part didn't count anymore. But he was still selling information and running errands. No, death hadn't changed him much. But just in case, I avoided looking directly into his eyes. It was standard policy for dealing with vampires. He was a slime bucket, but now he was an undead slime bucket. It was a new category for me. We sat in the quiet air-conditioned hush of my office. The powder blue walls, which Bert, my boss, thought would be soothing, made the room feel cold. "Mind if I smoke?" he asked. "Yes," I said, "I do." "Damn, you aren't gonna make this easy, are you?" I looked directly at him for a moment. His eyes were still brown. He caught me looking, and I looked down at my desk. Willie laughed, a wheezing snicker of a sound. The laugh hadn't changed. "Geez, I love it. You're afraid of me." "Not afraid, just cautious." "You don't have to admit it.