Exciting, Isn't It?
A former secret agent meets a run-away girl that leads to romance, danger and excitment. More
John Murray is a 49 year old widower, an ex-Police, ex-MI6, ex management consultant, ready to make a new start.
Having sold-up everything he sets out on a lazy journey by barge through the waterways of France to collect his yacht at a yard in Grasse. En route he will decide what to do with the rest of his life
He picks up a female hitch-hiker Gabrielle, a frustrated author running from Paris after a confrontation with a lascivious would-be publisher Mathieu. She had picked up some of Mathieu’s documents with her manuscript.
An encounter with Pierre an unpleasant former acquaintance from Paris who is chasing Gabrielle, is followed by a series of events that make John call on all his old skills of survival to keep them both safe over the next few days.
The documents disclose the real background of the so called publisher who is in fact a high level international crook.
To survive the pair agree to take the fight to the enemy, they have no illusions, their chances of survival are slim, but with the help of some of John’s old contacts, things start happening.