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Octo flicked the auto-lock on the car key. Like most of the vehicles the gang used, it had been recovered from scrap and refurbished by Spanners, the gang's mechanic. It still looked like a boring, rusty family sedan, but it had a suspension better than most sports cars, and a reconditioned, turbocharged v8 engine. It was fast and anonymous, perfect for this sort of work. "Thought you might've guessed," he said, scowling. "Today's Thursday, right? You know what happens Thursdays?" He was going to say more, but she scared look in her eyes, and the backward step, as if she expected him to hit her just for not knowing, made him hesitate. She was bad enough now. Getting her even more jumpy could end up backfiring if he had to depend on her. "Nah, sorry, you wouldn't. You never been on the pickup on the Northside, have ya? We gotta pick up some money that Skinny Ralph owes us. There's no trouble, it ain't ovedue, and he always pays up on time. But Scar reckons he thinks he can get a better deal somewhere else, and he's a good customer, so we need to keep him sweet." An idea occurred to him, as to how to maybe give her a bit more confidence, that she obviously needed badly. "I guess that's why he's sending someone pretty with me."

He tossed her the keys. "You can drive,"