Mid-morning I checked into a cheap motel for two nights. Down to $340. If she didn’t show on the Saturday night, I’d at least have a place to sleep until bolting from Sydney on Sunday morning, and it gave me a place to hang out. The room was cramped and stuffy. After a short while I barely noticed. Nothing held my attention until I flicked through the TV channels and caught a news item about a big Ecstasy bust in Pittwater.
The Lee–Enfield bolt-action, magazine-fed, repeating rifle was the main firearm used by the military forces of the British Empire and Commonwealth during the first half of the 20th century. It was the British Army's standard rifle from its official adoption in 1895 until 1957