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CHAPTER TEN
THE END OF AN ODYSSEY

HUGHIE reckoned that they might have to steam eastward for quite three or four days before they sighted land.
This was an underestimate.
The history of the Orinoco's last voyage will never be written. In the first place, those who took part in it were none of them men who were addicted to the composition of traveller's tales ; and in the second, their recollections of the course of events, when all was over, were hopelessly and rather mercifully blurred. Not that they minded. One derives no pleasure or profit from reconstructing a nightmare-especially when it has lasted for sixteen days and nights.
Some events, of course, were focussed , more sharply in their memories than others. There was that eternity of thirty-six hours during which the Orinoco, with every vulnerable orifice sealed up or battened down, her asthmatic engines

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