They were wearing dark clothes and sunglasses when they walked into our home with a canvas bag containing more than $15,000 in cash.
It was time to make the deal.
We tried some small talk, but their English was terrible and they didn’t like to make eye contact.
Garry Linnell was director of News and Current Affairs for the Nine network in the mid-2000s. He has also been editorial director for Fairfax and is a former editor of The Daily Telegraph and The Bulletin magazine