Richard Klinkhamer grew up in a broken home, transferred from one foster home to another until his biological father took him in. He joined the French Foreign Legion, deserted, and got a job at the local pub.
He married at 25, divorced at 40, and lived with his girlfriend for 13 years. One day, they fought, she went missing, and for 10 years, nobody knew what happened. He wrote a novel about how he killed her, which people dismissed, until his girlfriend's remains were discovered in a hole in their backyard.
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