The wind howled through the sails, the waves crashed against the Queen Anne's Revenge as the galleons turned parallel to each other. The crews' hearts started pumping fast in their chests. Blackbeard told everyone to get into position, gunners to their posts, cannon boys to their cannon, the same happened to the naval ship. The captains wailed, 'Fire!' The gunfire, the cannons, the killing. What was left? A burning ship, and a triumphant ship. But which one was which?
by John Hennegan (Runner-Up) (11)
St Peters RC Primary School - Surrey
Competition - Ancient Adventures
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