By Matthew Condon
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Lucho Gonzales, a drug broker from Colombia with a penchant for intercourse and homicide, has no buddies- basically the wild companionship of some psychotic males who dare to do his soiled paintings, and a kinfolk too frightened of his mood to do the rest. whilst Gino and his on-again, off-again female friend Lisa pass paths with Lucho, they inwittingly disappointed the stability of crime.
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All Fall Down by Matthew Condon