--- In email@example.com, Nathan Cain <IndieCrime@...> wrote:
> Wasn't Robbie Wife essentially an homage to Cain's work? Hill lifted
> plot points from Postman and another Cain novel which will remain
> nameless since the point Hill lifts from it only comes out in the last
> few pages.
I looked at it more as a take on Body Heat, except flipping the ages
of the husband & lover, so that Robbie's Wife has the young virile
husband and older far less virile lover.
Few noir characters sink to the level of the protagonist from Robbie's
Wife. Brutal stuff.
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