Trouble Is My Business Author:Raymond Chandler She wore a street dress of pale green wool and a small cockeyed hat that hung on her ear like a butterfly. Her eyes were wide set, and there was thinking room between them. Their color was lapis-lazuli blue and the color of her hair was dusky red, like a fire under control but still dangerous. She was too tall to be cute. She didn't look hard, b... more »ut she looked as if she had heard all the answers and remembered the one she thought she might be able to use sometime.
She looked me over coolly. "Well, what's the message, brown eyes?" "I'd have to come in," I said. "I never could talk on my feet."« less