Guido grappled with the teakwood wheel. The rest of the crew were below deck, sheltering from nature’s bombardment. Lightning crackled in the midnight air, narrowly missing the bobbing boat, but this was of little concern to Guido when he spied what was approaching over the crest of a wave.
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