abraham-lincoln-brigade

The Abraham Lincoln Brigade

These are the voices of older men, friendly, competitive, joshing. Although we never see their faces, we will learn that they are sitting around a card table for a weekly Wednesday night poker game. They have all known each other for many years, and are all aware of each other’s feints and moves. IRA [Brooklyneese] Well? MIGUEL [ever-so-slight Spanish accent] …

The Moscow Plot

The Moscow Plot

Martin Burton sits in a cafe on the second story of the Eiffel Tower reading a newspaper. He is a tall Welshman, graying hair, handsome, haggard face. His suit is perfect, obviously the sign of someone with taste and the money to use it. His shirt is white silk, his tie is unassuming, classical. On the table is a cup …