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    Then, I slid out of that striped booth and stood up, looked to them, and Mr. White said, ¨It 's time to move.¨ I got out of my booth and they got out of their booth and together we all walked across the checkered floor to the back of the diner through the strip curtains into the kitchen. We pulled our black ski masks over our heads then put on our gloves. Mr. Blonde set five grand on one of the counters. Then, he picked up the bag and as him and and Mr. White walked out back and started to climb up the ladder to the roof; I quietly threw a rolled up wad of cash next to the chef, who was cutting meat. He didn’t look at me, he just paused for a moment, then nodded. I climbed up to the roof behind them, pulled out my gun and checked the allies below to make sure no one knew we were there. Mr. Blonde and I had rifles on our backs, while Mr. White had a shotgun. We didn 't have them out then because they were too long, we all had out handguns. We jumped the roof to the next building and checked the allies on that building too. Looking down into darkness we knew they were all clear. Mr. White whispered, “All right let 's go, quickly now.” I kicked open the rusty roof hatch leading into the building and that 's when then things got…

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