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In the next instance the man fired three shots at my temple in rapid succession–click, click, click–and each time the gun misfired. This extraordinary but fleeting interlude did not produce even the slightest notion in my mind that my chances were bettered, only that I still had (wonder of wonders) another second or two to extend Hannah’s chances. The assailant was obviously frustrated.