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Having murdered my mother under circumstances of singular atrocity, I was arrested and put upon trial, which lasted seven years. In summing up, the judge of the Court of Acquittal remarked that it was one of the most ghastly crimes that he had ever been called upon to explain away.
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Tony Hillerman’s beautifully written mysteries were set against the background of the Southwest and the Navajos Indian nation. My wife and I discovered Hillerman’s novels when speaking to a friend after our first trip to the Southwest many years ago. 725 more words