The Tightrope Men Author:Desmond Bagley Giles Denison woke up and glanced at his watch. Suddenly--convulsively he sat up in bed and stared at it. It was not his watch. — Then he raised his eyes and looked about the room and received another shock. He had no idea where he was. He had never been in this room before. — "I'm in the hospital," he thought, "I must have had an accident." His... more » head did hurt.
Denison crawled out of bed and headed for the bathroom. He switched on the lights and peered into the mirror above the basin and for the first time in his life experienced sheer terror.
The face in the mirror was not him. He was staring at a stranger, a complete stranger.« less