This email was sent on behalf of Mxxxx Cxxxxthrough the account of his assistant.

Dear Dxxxx Cxxx,

Thanks for your query regarding UNDERTOW. I’m afraid, however, that I don’t think I’m the best agent for your work.

I wish you the best of luck in your publishing endeavors.

Kind regards,

Mxxxx Cxxxxx

It’s always bad to hear from the assistant.