Just as things are getting interesting in port, Aubrey’s ordered to go on a mission east of the Nile, to disrupt French activities in the Red Sea. Maturin’s tagging along, so is his diving bell, much to Jack’s chagrin. Mr Wray gets his man, Hairabedian, on board as well. He’s the local expert in the region, with Graham sent back to England.
Aubrey’s given command of the HMS Dromedary for this mission, with the Worcester now condemned and the Surprise still being worked on. There’s no time to waste so they set sail quickly, with the all-star but shabby crew, who had grown a bit soft during their landlocked-ness.
Also, Maturin hears a rumor that Diana’s cheating on him.
And speaking of love, that’s all we have time for today, because...
LOVE & THUNDER
I went to see the new Thor movie instead, which was quite entertaining — not that I expect anything less from Taika Waititi.
Barcelona president Laporta: “We made an offer to FC Bayern to sign Lewandowski and we are waiting for their response, I hope their response is positive”. #FCB— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 7, 2022
“I want to thank Lewandowski here in public for what he is doing to join us”. pic.twitter.com/mgOFZxP9QW
Tottenham are set to sign Clément Lenglet from Barcelona, here we go! Loan deal agreed, valid until June 2023 - Lenglet already accepted last week, personal terms agreed ⚪️ #THFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 7, 2022
Clubs still in contact on final details - there’s no option to buy clause included, as of now. pic.twitter.com/LchnxvxvlP