CORFU, GREEK ISLANDS,
THE FIRST DAY
It was night when they took her.
They’d found her living on the lush island and watched for three days in the sun before they figured out their move. She was staying in a rented villa, isolated and shaded by olive trees, high on a cliff above the crystal-clear sea.
She was living alone, and it should have been easy to snatch her. But the house was always filled with party guests, and the dancing and drinking was virtually round the clock. They watched, but they couldn’t get close.
So the team planned. Right down to the last detail. Entry,...