By C. M. Palov
Photographer Edie Miller witnesses a homicide and the robbery of an historic Hebrew relic. Fearing professionals are complicit, she turns to a historian for support. Neither realizes the breadth of the crime, its ties to a central authority conspiracy, or its connection to the main worthy relic in history-until they're either marked for execution.
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Yi feebly attempted to intervene. “I don’t believe this incident warrants . ” Van Peenan recommenced stroking the hair behind his ears. “It most certainly does warrant captain’s mast. ” He shifted his gaze back to Dean. “You, Petty Ofﬁcer Dean, disobeyed a direct fucking order. You’re directed to follow fucking procedures as they’re written in the fucking manuals and you failed to fucking follow them. How many times do I have to fucking beat it into your head? You’re going before captain’s mast, as sure as shit!
Edwards noticed the admiral’s expression change slightly, and he wondered if he was overstepping his bounds. He personally did not care whether Providence pulled in today or next year, but he had to try for the sake of his crew. He hoped Chappell at least recognized that. He decided to continue on another tack. “My men haven’t seen their wives and children since we put to sea six months ago, Admiral. ” Edwards knew his reasoning was falling on deaf ears. He already knew what Chappell’s answer would be.
Chappell nodded. “Yes. It can’t be helped. ” “Admiral, before you begin, I’d like to remind you, sir, that my crew has been at sea for the past six months. They’ve been on station in the Red Sea almost that entire time. ” Edwards noticed the admiral’s expression change slightly, and he wondered if he was overstepping his bounds. He personally did not care whether Providence pulled in today or next year, but he had to try for the sake of his crew. He hoped Chappell at least recognized that. He decided to continue on another tack.
Ark of Fire by C. M. Palov