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by Will McIntosh (Goodreads Author)
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""It seemed impossible that they were having this conversation. Peter wouldn't kill innocent people, not for any reason."

Really? He's already killed two. Sure one was not intentional, but I wouldn't call it pure accident, either. He's at least guilty of manslaughter, probably negligent homicide. The second was definitely premeditated murder. So, not at all true."
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Derek is on page 210 of 352 of Faller: "It seemed impossible that they were having this conversation. Peter wouldn't kill innocent people, not for any reason."

Really? He's already killed two. Sure one was not intentional, but I wouldn't call it pure accident, either. He's at least guilty of manslaughter, probably negligent homicide. The second was definitely premeditated murder. So, not at all true.
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