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The Great Sea Rescue It was a cold September morning in 1838 The fog lingered along he cobbled streets of Hull like a veil of damp silk I walked into a dingy hut which smelt of stale tobacco smoke musty and damp There was a middle-aged man sitting behind a small desk his eyes grey and Piercing though friendly looking He spoke in a low husky voice Can I help you Umm yes I replied nervously Im here to sign on the Forfarshire The man opened a drawer in his desk and took out a book I just need your e and your position then you can have a look round the ship I was so excited Im Tom Tom Jenkins I said and Im a sailor As I watched the man write down my details I noticed that there were some twelve or more sailors who had signed on just like myself what an experience this was going to be Come young man Ill show you round the ship came a stern strident voice I turned around and saw a very tall well-dressed man This must be the captain of the ship I thought to myself I hurried to where the man was waiting for me and as I neared I looked up at his face I then felt more relaxed than I can ever remember for he had the kindest eyes his face was big round and weathered I followed him down an alley where there were cats scavenging in dustbins trying to find scraps of food The fog seemed to separate like someone opening the drapes then I saw it there it was The Forfarshire It was a big ship and attached both sides in the middle was large red iron paddles There were scores of portholes that sparkled like diamonds in the sun which was just breaking through the fog I had never seen such a glorious
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