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By Georges Simenon

Au rendez-vous des Terre-Neuvas est un roman policier de Georges Simenon écrit à bord de l’Ostrogoth, Morsang-sur-Seine (Seine-et-Marne) en juillet 1931 et publié en août 1931 ; il fait partie de l. a. série des Maigret.

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Après trois jours passés en mer sur l’Océan, un chalutier de Fécamp, Jean-Marie Canut, le mousse, a été emporté par une lame. Peu après le retour de l’Océan, le capitaine Octave Fallut est retrouvé mort par strangulation dans l'un des bassins du port. Le télégraphiste du chalutier, Pierre Le Clinche (vingt ans) a été aperçu en educate de rôder aux alentours du bateau le jour du drame.

Le Clinche arrêté, un ancien camarade de Maigret, Jorissen, instituteur à Quimper, fait appel au commissaire et lui demande de prouver l'innocence du jeune télégraphiste. Une fois sur position, Maigret s'installe Au Rendez-vous-des-Terre-Neuvas, un café du port à partir duquel il mène son enquête.

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Yo no hablaba de contagio, por favor no me interprete mal –dijo Puglia con serenidad–. Es sólo prevención. ¿No oyó hablar de la medicina profiláctica? –Sí –contesté–, pero nadie prescribe antibióticos por simple profilaxis. –Tiene razón –dijo él, y sonrió–. Dejemos entonces que los médicos determinen qué medidas debe tomar el personal, ¿de acuerdo? Y dicho esto Puglia me extendió su mano 56 | Leo Maslíah derecha, no sé si para saludarme –cosa más que inusual y bastante fuera de lugar, ya que ninguno de los dos iba a retirarse de la oficina– o para sellar ese “acuerdo” que tampoco estaba realmente planteado, porque descansaba en la eventualidad –ya descartada en la conversación– de una alarma venérea.

Vos quedate tranquilo, yo me ocupo. Todo va bien. Te espero a las doce. Le dije que sí, y me fui. Pero mi intención era volver a las cuatro y hablar de frente con ese cardiólogo. Jamás había tenido yo experiencias directas que tuvieran que ver con ataques al corazón, pero el estado en que había visto a mi padre me resultaba completamente inconciliable con mis profanas nociones de medicina. “Me están tomando por estúpido”, pensé. La expectativa del encuentro con Shirley me ayudó a remontar la situación.

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