The Eye of the Tiger

By Wilbur Smith

The deep. The lethal. The damned...

For one thousand years, an unbelievable treasure has rested at the backside of the Indian Ocean, hidden by means of quick blue currents, guarded through lethal coral reefs, or even deadlier institution of man-eating nice white sharks. Harry Fletcher, a former soldier grew to become fisherman, is now being pulled right into a murderous secret by means of males prepared to kill and a stunning girl prepared to lie for what rests a ways underneath the ocean. Now, Harry has no selection yet to go into complete bore into a world conflict to elevate a rare item from the deep. simply because owning this treasure is not just approximately getting rich--it's approximately staying alive... in Wilbur Smith's The Eye of the Tiger.

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Reliable. ’ It was once all passable. ‘They will supply labour to load from the lighters. ’ I nodded, then requested. ‘They recognize that slack water is 3 o’clock – and that i has to be out of the channel ahead of that? ’ ‘Yes, Mister Harry. I informed them they have to end loading prior to 200 hours. ’ ‘All correct then – what concerning the drop off? ‘Your drop off can be twenty-five miles due east of Rastafa aspect. ’ ‘Fine. ’ i may money my bearings off the lighthouse at Rastafa. It used to be stable and straightforward. ‘You will drop off to a dhow-rigged schooner, an important one. Your reputation sign would be the related. lanterns at the mast, you'll flash two times at thirty seconds, and the decrease lamp will extinguish. you could then off load. they're going to offer labour and may placed down an oil slick that you can experience in. i feel that's all. ’ ‘Except for the cash. ’ ‘Except for the cash, in fact. ’ He produced an envelope from front pocket of his apron. I took it gingerly among thumb and forefinger and glanced at his calculations scribbled in ballpoint at the envelope. ‘Half up entrance, as ordinary, the remaining on delivery,’ he mentioned. That was once thirty-five hundred, much less twenty-one hundred for Coker’s fee and Daly’s pay-off. It left fourteen hundred, out of which I needed to locate the bonus for overweight and Angelo – 1000 money – now not a lot over. I grimaced. ‘I’ll be ready outdoor your workplace at 9 o’clock day after today morning, Mr Coker. ’ ‘I’ll have a cup of espresso prepared for you, Mister Harry. ’ That had greater now not be all,’ I informed him, and he laughed and stooped once again over the marble slab. We cleared Grand Harbour within the past due afternoon, and that i made a pretend run down the channel in the direction of Mutton aspect for the advantage of a potential watcher with binoculars on Coolie height. As darkness fell, I came over directly to my actual heading, and we went in during the inshore channel and the islands in the direction of the huge tidal mouth of the Duza River. there has been no moon however the stars have been monstrous and the holiday of surf flared with phosphorescence, ghostly eco-friendly within the afterglow of the surroundings solar. I ran Dancer in speedy, deciding on up my marks successively – the loom of an atoll within the starlight, the holiday of a reef, the very run and chop of the water guided me in the course of the channels and warned of shoals and shallows. Angelo and overweight huddled beside me on the bridge rail. sometimes certainly one of them could pass lower than to brew extra of the robust black espresso, and we sipped on the steaming mugs, staring out into the evening looking ahead to a flash of paleness that used to be now not breaking water however the hull of a patrol boat. as soon as obese broke the silence. ‘Hear from Wally you had a few hassle up on the citadel final evening’ ‘Some,’ I agreed. ‘Wally needed to take him as much as the sanatorium afterwards. ’ ‘Wally nonetheless acquired his activity? ’ I requested. ‘Only simply. the guy desired to lock him up yet Wally used to be too tremendous. ’ Angelo joined in. ‘Judith was once up on the airport at lunch time. Went as much as fetch a crate of faculty books, and she or he observed him going out at the airplane to the mainland. ’ ‘Who?

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