By Stewart James

Mythical encyclopedia for magicians comprises over one hundred fifty methods: Loop the Loop, Jamison's Severed Rope, The Tarbell Rope secret, The Encore Rope Trick, Eddie Clever’s Triple reduce regimen, Bachelor's Needle and lots of extra. step by step directions and over 500 illustrations assist you to grasp those superb feats.

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The expedition into the new dimension! I sat bolt upright… and regretted it immediately. A blinding headache assaulted me with ice pick intensity, and my stomach flipped over and landed on its back with all the grace of a lump of overcooked oatmeal. Massha caught me by the shoulder as I started to list. “Steady there, High Roller. ” Ignoring her, I felt the back of my head cautiously and discovered a large, tender lump behind my ear. If I had had any doubts as to what had happened, they were gone now.

But Aahz wouldn’t…” “Don’t shout at me! Oh, I knew I shouldn’t have come. Look, I know he didn’t do it. That’s why I had to let you know what was going on. ” I spun around to face the others. “Massha! Go get your jewelry case. Guido, Nunzio! Gear up. ” I tried to keep my voice calm and level, but somehow the words came out a bit more intense than I had intended. “Not so fast. Boss,” Guido said. ” “Later. I want you to…” “NOW, Boss. ” Needless to say, I was not eager to enter into any prolonged conversations just now.

Imagine, if you will, the largest, fattest woman you’ve ever met. Now expand that image by fifty percent in all directions, top it off with garish orange hair, and false eyelashes and purple lipstick, and adorn it with a wheelbarrow load of gaudy jewelry. See what I mean? I could recognize Massha a mile away on a dark night… blindfolded. ” I snarled. ” “Are you sure? she pressed mercilessly. “Yes, I’m sure. Why do you ask? ” That got my attention, and I forced my eyes into focus. She was right!

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