The Crescent Bulb, the ship of the Bluebell Pirates, was on fire.
Dandelion wasn’t the perpetrator and she doubted that Cade would have gone that far…in this case. Cade had burned down many ships in the time since Dandelion had become his partner, but she had never seen him do that to a captain he acknowledged, such as Bluebell.
Whatever the case, the fire that raged across the deck didn’t faze Dandelion in the least. She continued to face the approaching pirates with clenched fists, trying to push down her violent disgust as she saw their ugly, lecherous, male faces grinning at her.
“You ain’t going nowhere, girly. You and your partner are both going ta die here!”
“Sis said that we could do anything to make sure you both go down. That means we got no reason to worry about the ship!”
Figures. The crewmates of one of Cade’s friends were a bunch of idiots. They’d already tried to attack her several times, which had left them with broken ribs and shattered knee caps, but their enthusiasm never dropped. They were stupid, but loyal. They’d even burn down their own ship just to help...