Means to an End --- A Prologue
by Nathaniel Perkins
Lost at Sea!
Family, friends, well-wishers, investors fear the worst! The Centurion, the newest luxury liner to be commissioned by the Ventura Company of Rhode Island has been reported as missing at sea. The ship, which sailed several days ago from New York harbor en route to London, England, has failed to report in by radio for two days and other ships in the area have had no sightings. The Centurion was schedule to make port in London after a pleasant cruise across the Atlantic, however it appears at this time that the ship has gone off course or worse.
Families Distraught! What Happened? No details are being released at this time, and, with hope the lost boat will turn up in a few days citing radio failure and a bit of misdirection. Until then, families and friends are holding their breaths and candle light vigils, praying for the safe deliverance of their loved ones.
Sunk At Sea!?!
Could the Centurion have been waylaid by a hostile force prowling the Atlantic? British officials are tight lipped but casting dark glances toward the continent and Germany. The United States Armed Forces has yet to comment on these sinister rumors…
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