Opening: ADJUTANT-DETECTIVE GRIJPSTRA FELT THAT THIS WAS not the best morning of the year. He sat slouched behind his gray steel desk in the large room in Headquarters that he shared with his assistant, Detective-Sargeant de Gier, and held his heavy square head between his hands.
This is the one with birdwatching, control merchants, and mandrake roots.
Let’s have some music: Michelle Shocked “5 AM In Amsterdam”
4* Outsider in Amsterdam