Jet lag is dangerous to spies

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“Abby cocked a hip. ‘Jet lag – it’s killed more spies than anthrax.”

Ha ha haa – (p176 Ally Carter (2012) Out of Sight, Out of Time. Orchard: London, Sydney). Kind of says something about how life-as-a-spy is imagined at times (James Bond has certainly left his mark here)… and I do like Carter’s sense of humour…. I guess it also says something about what skills are considered essential to the role of ‘spy’? i.e. awareness, focus, speed of response…

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