A Deadly Penance (Templar Knight Mystery, Book 6) by Maureen Ash

By Maureen Ash

A brand new Templar Knight secret from the writer who "masterfully creates a medieval global choked with wealthy ancient detail." (National bestselling writer Victoria Thompson)

Templar Bascot de Marins is summoned to Lincoln fort to profit who murdered a servant engaged in a bootleg affair with a married lady. even if the jealous husband had a intent, Bascot's research uncovers a extra surprising revelation concerning the sufferer that may supply him any variety of capability enemies...

About the Author
Maureen Ash has had a lifelong curiosity in British medieval heritage. Visits to citadel ruins and outdated church buildings have supplied the foundation for her novels. She lives in England.

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Soon it would break apart. The two surfmen leaped into the choppy sea. On the beach, the others dug in their heels and held the swimmers’ line. 32 Sam held his breath as the surfmen went under. Then he saw their heads rise above the hissing foam. 33 At last the men reached the ship and climbed on board. They tied the little boy to Theodore Meekins’s back. The men struggled back to shore. The boy’s face was white. His teeth chattered from the cold. Sam helped Keeper Etheridge wrap him in a blanket.

Soon it would break apart. The two surfmen leaped into the choppy sea. On the beach, the others dug in their heels and held the swimmers’ line. 32 Sam held his breath as the surfmen went under. Then he saw their heads rise above the hissing foam. 33 At last the men reached the ship and climbed on board. They tied the little boy to Theodore Meekins’s back. The men struggled back to shore. The boy’s face was white. His teeth chattered from the cold. Sam helped Keeper Etheridge wrap him in a blanket.

S. Coast Guard. The stations on the Outer Banks were still used for search-and-rescue operations. Eventually the stations were shut down as modern rescue methods were developed. Pea Island Station closed in 1947. S. government awarded medals to many white life-saving crews. But the surfmen of Pea Island Station never received any recognition for their bravery. Richard Etheridge and his men were most likely over­ looked because they were African American. In 1995, eighth-grader Katie Burkart wrote a letter to President Bill Clinton.

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