The Dresden Files: Boston
The Purloined Lotus Gambling Hall
The BPD basked in its success when it finally cleaned up Chinatown’s red light district. Unfortunately, it’ll take more than the vice squad working overtime to fight encroaching criminals unlike any seen before in the New World.
The Jade Court selected America’s third biggest Chinatown as its point of entry, and their first enterprise, the Purloined Lotus Gambling Hall, feeds on the Bostonian love of casinos. After all, why travel seventy-five miles to Foxwoods or Mohegan Sun when you can smoke, drink, and throw around chips just down the street?
In a calm but exciting atmosphere, the Purloined Lotus pampers its patrons, and they never doubt Pai Mi’s assurances that the police will never learn about the establishment.
Lies behind lies