[LMB] The ideal crime

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Aug 9 22:20:45 BST 2019



> On Aug 9, 2019, at 1:48 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> There was a criminal in the Phule series (I can’t remember which book)
>> that said to be successful a criminal should steal enough so they only had
>> to steel once.
> 
> 
> The ideal crime is one that's never noticed.  The next-best is one that can
> never be prosecuted.

Or, in a different way, the ideal crime is one that does good.    Those make the best stories.

Which on-topic characters have broken laws?


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