what is it with spies and hotels?
The Strathmore. Adelaide.
Picture a man waiting in the lobby over a number of days in late November 1948, a flute case under his arm.
The Clifton Gardens. Sydney.
Picture a woman waiting for a man, a Rubaiyat in his pocket.
The Maid and the Magpie. Adelaide.
Picture a man wearing brown horn-rimmed glasses and carrying a black briefcase and a folded copy of the Age, waiting for a woman.