‘The first time I laid eyes on Terry Lennox he was drunk in a Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith outside the terrace of The Dancers.. .He had a young-looking face but his hair was bone white.'
His ex-wife, rich, beautiful and as hard as they come, had just dumpe I him. Marlowe liked Lennox, he didn't know why —maybe it was he scarred face, his weak charm, or he peculiar brand of pride. Whatever it was, Terry Lennox brought him plenty of trouble. But that's Marlowe's line of business.