"Steal this book . It will immolate in direct sunlight, be careful . "
She gazed up at the desert stars now with her own eyes . " How old is it ? "
"Older than them . "
"Corky's gassed up down at the strip waiting . He'll fly you in and out . There's a phase inducer on board that'll get you through the vault door... In n' out , you got 2 charges . "
"Corky's a vampire, I noticed."
"That's right, and a fine pilot to boot . If not for me, the mob would still be torturing him to death . Don't doubt his loyalty . "
He handed her a rosary of purple beads with a silver crucifix ."Take care of this and it will take care of you . "