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Lildove3
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Re: SEIZED, by Max Hardberger, Chapters 5-8

It seems, when you want something badly enough, it does not matter,what kind of

weather is at hand, epsecially when you're trying desperately to support a family.

If you like excitement,adventure and never a dull moment this is what you need.

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elst
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Re: SEIZED, by Max Hardberger, Chapters 5-8

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Max-Hardberger wrote:

 

 

 

What you do is you put a piece of rubber (or even a slab of bacon!) against the hull from the inside of the ship, inside the "double-bottom tanks" that line the hull at the bottom, and you force it against the steel with braces or even a car jack

Haha, bacon! Holy crap!

Makes you wonder why more ships don't just dissolve in the middle of the ocean.

 

 

 

 

Also, loved Annie's Revenge, it was hilariously vicious.

 

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retromom
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Re: SEIZED, by Max Hardberger, Chapters 5-8

Max, you live quite an adventurous life! The chapter of Annie's Revenge made me very nervous. I did like how Annie got her revenge. You need friends like her in your line of work.

 

I was worried for you a few times between the poor conditions of the ships, the dangerous ports, and the unpredictable weather. Every chapter I would start relaxed and by the end of the chapter I would be on the edge of my seat! You did a great job telling your story!

Beth

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