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*: "Let me see if I get you. You cant bear to help convict Ashe of murder because you doubt if hes guilty, so youre scooting. Right?"
*: ..."Thats close enough," Wolfe said.
*: "Not close enough for me. If you expect me to... invite a stiff fine for running out on a subpoena..., dont try to guff me. Say we doubt if Ashe is guilty, but we think he may get tagged because we know Mandelbaum wouldnt go to trial without a good case. Say also our bank account needs a shot in the arm, which is true. So we decide to see if we can..."