A Far, Far Better Thing: Did a Fatal Attraction Lead to a by Jens Soering,Bill Sizemore PDF

By Jens Soering,Bill Sizemore

ISBN-10: 1590565649

ISBN-13: 9781590565643

In 1985, socialites Derek and Nancy Haysom have been came across brutally stabbed to loss of life of their domestic in Boonsboro, Virginia. while suspicion became to the Haysoms’ appealing yet stricken daughter, Elizabeth, and her German boyfriend, Jens Soering, their case grew to become probably the most infamous within the Commonwealth’s heritage. After fleeing with Elizabeth to Europe, Jens finally confessed to the crime, less than the appearance that because the son of a German consular professional he’d be granted diplomatic immunity. He believed he used to be nobly sacrificing his existence for love—just as Sydney Carton does for Lucie Manette in Charles Dickens’ A story of 2 Cities.
Now released for the 1st time in English, Jens tells his aspect of the tale: of the way a naïve and reckless pupil fell right into a global of deception, medications, and eventually homicide. His compelling, revelatory account is followed through the painstaking research of invoice Sizemore, a journalist who’s the Soering case for over a decade. In parallel with the 2016 documentary movie concerning the murders, known as The Promise, A a ways, much better Thing not just issues to a miscarriage of justice, but additionally showcases the tragedy of lost love and a catastrophically silly declaration.

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