…The porch overlooked a massive pool with weathered stone dragons on each end spitting a slow but steady stream of water into it. The pool must have had a dark bottom because it looked more like a lake than a typical in-ground swimming pool. Behind it, I noticed the helipad where I assumed Victor caught his “rides.” Beyond that, there were rolling green hills as far as the eye could see.
“So tell me about your week,” said Victor.
—Excerpt from Plateau to Pinnacle: 9 Secrets of a Million Dollar Financial Advisor