It was Cutless Kate, pirate captain of the Dolly Roger, pointing her blunder bust in my direction.
I had been of some servants to Kate two years before in retrieving the Treasure of Sarah Madtray.
Sarah was mother to Nix-Nix, Kate’s second in command.
“Peg Legg spotted you at the Swan Dive.
You had better pretend to be my prisoners, if you don’t want to be walking the plankton by midnight.”
The Scarlet Fever marched us out of Tea Square and onto Dingy Dave’s boat before Larson could quit being all fired up and start cooking for us.