We now find that several months have past and the boys have returned to their sleeper cell. Kyle and Jeff have returned to their roles in the American civilian sector. Their regular jobs...so to speak.
Both are skilled mariners in their own right. We find Jeff on the high seas as he works as a seamen and Kyle make a living as a port captain at Charleston Ports in Charleston South Carolina.
Whenever Jeff's ship is in port, he stays at Kyle’s place. It was during this latest visit while dining out over a plate of shrimp and grit.that Kyle informed Jeff of their new mission.
The mission requires travel across Africa to a remote location. But not before visiting the secretive Lobi people. Remarkably, it is something the Lobi Chief says that becomes a harbinger of crushing reality in later chapters.
Once again, we get a refreshing view of the ‘boyish side of this duo as they continue there journey to Genesis camp. Did anyone find the car ride to the ‘undisclosed’ location as humorous as I did?
However, the Chapter turns sinisterly dark quickly as the first day of the meeting wears on. Ironically it begins with a bit of actual North American naval history to paint the framework for the mission.
We feel the strength of Genesis structure as we are introduced to High Commander Roble (Secretary Bird) and Genesis Chief Geologist Navid.
What was your impression with ‘Secretary Bird’s discussion of Harbor Tsunami?
Hmmm…The world is broken. It must be fixed with fire. What do you think of Chief Navid contentions?
Let us hear your thoughts. Here in the forum.
Now…Chapter 4 – The Patriot