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Casino Royale Chapter Outline
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The Secret Agent:
- Observation of LeChiffre at the casino
- Bond's cover story
- Dossier for M:
- background on LeChiffre
- LeChiffre is one of SMERSH's paymasters (or accountants) for a Communist-controlled transportation trade union in Alsace, France. This union is an important "fifth-column" (a secret, insurgent group that could be activated in times of war) for Russia.
- LeChiffre is on the brink of financial disaster. His chain of brothels went under when France passed a law making prostitution a criminal offense. These brothels were funded with union money, i.e. SMERSH's money.
- SMERSH is unhappy with LeChiffre and are aware of his financial failures.
- LeChiffre is adept with small arms and knives. He carries three razorblades at all times: in his hat, his shoe, and his cigarette case.
- background on SMERSH
- Department I: in charge of counter-intelligence among Soviet organizations at home and abroad
- Department II: Operations, including executions
- Department III: Administration and Finance
- Department IV: investigations and legal work. Personnel.
- Department V: Prosecutions, passing final judgments on all suspects.
- Bond meets with M and receives a briefing
- Our first glimpse of Bond's relationship with M
- Mathis and the radio
- Introduction of the Muntzes
- History of the Casino Royale
- Initial description of Vesper Lynd
- "Red Man" and "Blue Man" detonate a suicide-bomb in an attempt to kill Bond.
- Bond describes his relationship to and philosophy about gambling
- Introduction to and background on Felix Leiter
- Recipe for "The Vesper Martini"
- Background to Vesper's name
- beginning of dinner
- background on the Bulgars
- description of Baccarat (rules, strategy)
- Bond's betting philosophy
- description of players at the table
- the games begin
- Bond is beaten
- Felix to the rescue
- the night stick
- Bond is victorious
- a note from Mathis
- Bond and his Bentley chase after Vesper
- the ambush is ready
- The torture begins
- The torture continues
- LeChiffre's plan
- Bond is rescued
- The mark of a spy
- Bond begins his recovery
- Mathis visits Bond
- Bond and Mathis discuss good and evil
- Vesper visits Bond
- A trip to the seaside
- Vesper's paranoia
- Bond finally gets the girl
- An early morning swim
- The dream falls apart
- The man with the black patch
- A headache
- Torturing each other
- Preparing for marriage
- A letter
- Double agent
- The bitch
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