1. Where and when does this novel begin?
This novel begins where the last left off, with James Bond recovering from poison injected into his shin by a Russian SMERSH officer.
2. What is M concerned with at the beginning of the story?
At the beginning of the story, M is concerned that Bond is not up to returning to his job.
3. What is Strangeways' routine that both his friends and enemies are aware of?
Strangeways leaves a poker game in an exclusive club in Kingston, Jamaica in order to receive a radio call from headquarters. Both Strangeways' friends and enemies are aware of his routine.
4. What is Mary Trueblood concerned with once she has made contact with the office in London?
She is concerned that if she loses the contact, a series of calls will be made that will get Strangeways into trouble. However if she tries to talk to the person on the other end, she knows that the connection could be severed.
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