Summer 1987 – Dancing to the Music of Blood and Cordite


Tsui bowed. He said, “Thank you for coming, Western Spider. I regret that I must ask to increase our debt to you.”

I returned his bow. “Debts among friends are simply gifts exchanged. The balance is never off for long. How may I be of service?”

Tsui glanced briefly at Long for approval. Long nodded. Tsui said, “There is a dragon loose in Hong Kong. I am not being metaphorical.”