Chapter 16 An Amazon
- The hatch above creaked open , jolting Daniel out of his thinking. For a moment , a shaft of dusty sunlight blinded him. Blinking his eyes to adjust them to the sudden source of light , he saw one of the buccaneers outlined by the glare , waving a flintlock pistol at him in a distinctly unfriendly manner .
- Daniel decided to come quietly when the seaman jerked his head for him to follow. The grunts the sailor gave was enough in the way of explanation . Captain Thorne wanted to see him.