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Bond made up his mind that Le Chiffre would in no circumstances try to rob the caisse and he put the contingency out of his mind.

Leningrad have been aroused yet but, unfortunately for Le Chiffre, it is possible that at any rate SMERSH is on the scent.

Le Chiffre knew that SMERSH was on his tail or that they had the smallest suspicion of him, he would have no alternative but to commit suicide or attempt to escape, but his present plans suggest that while he is certainly desperate, he does not yet realize that his life may be at stake.

Le Chiffre plans, we believe, to follow the example of most other desperate till-robbers and make good the deficit in his accounts by gambling.

Le Chiffre will, we are confident, endeavour on or after 15 June to make a profit at baccarat of fifty million francs on a working capital of twenty-five million.

Above all, he had been able to observe Le Chiffre at the tables and to note ruefully that he was a faultless and lucky gambler.

An attempt might be made to put him away before he had a chance to pit himself against Le Chiffre at the tables.

Le Chiffre, we know, has bought the baccarat bank from the Egyptian syndicate which is running the high tables here.

Royale and Le Chiffre is just going to pit his luck against the other players at the single tableau.

The prospect of at least getting to grips with Le Chiffre stimulated him and quickened his pulse.

Then, as the croupier fitted the six packs with one swift exact motion into the metal and wooden shoe, Le Chiffre said something quietly to him.

The hand came out holding a small metal cylinder with a cap which Le Chiffre unscrewed.

Le Chiffre, with a disdainful gesture he tossed the cards face upwards on the table.

Le Chiffre slowly faced his own two cards and flicked them away with his fingernail.

Bond had no idea what profits Le Chiffre had made over the past two days.