Eight Lives Down

He kneeled down and said, 'Hi,' and the little girl asked him if he could give something to her daddy for her. The soldier said he would surely try, and asked her ... 'Your daddy told me to tell you that he loves you +3l EIGHT LIVES DOWN.

Author: Chris Hunter

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9781407039626

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 528

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SEARING HEAT You have the most dangerous job in the world's most dangerous place. You are responsible for bomb disposal in the British sector of Iraq.You are the last defence against oblivion. And it's already a hundred degrees in the shade. , COLD FEAR You are up against some of the most sophisticated bombmakers in the world. They don't play by the rules of the Geneva Convention. Nothing but your own wits will save you. You're on your own. SILENCE Now is the moment of truth. All you can hear is the sound of your own blood pounding through your veins. This could be your last moment on earth. IT'S JUST YOU AND THE BOMB

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