In Case of Emergency / The Little Saint Author:Georges Simenon In Case Of Emergency In this novel of obsession, Lucien Gobellot, a respected criminal lawyer, takes as his mistress a prostitute who celebrates infidelity like a virtue. Driven by forces he cannot control, Gobellot plumbs the depths of degradation. It is logical he should find murder waiting there. — The Little Sai... more »nt Louis Cuchas does not have an easy life. His father sells fruits and vegetables; there will be no patrimony.
But what Louis lacks in material blessings he more than makes up with his sunny and cheerful nature. His nickname: "The Little Saint." Louis transforms his gifts of character into artistic expression. He becomes a successful painter. His radiance shines through his work.« less