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Old 05-25-2018, 07:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Robert View Post
" 'It was he only who disturbed the silence of the night, for, with very few exceptions, the detective officers were invisible.' "

Eh?
Detectives were plainclothes, after all, and probably walked with an ordinary step. Unless the author suggests the detectives weren't on the streets at all?
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