The Lord will send upon thee curses, confusion, and rebuke in everything you do until thou perish, because of the evil of thy doings whereby thou hast forsaken Me.

– Deuteronomy 28:20

 

 
PART I
 
Santa Marta Bay
13 September 1635
 

Moses Cohen Henriques Eanes cursed, his mood as foul as the weather.

The pirate captain of the Sword of Solomon swung against the side of the Spanish merchant ship, the knee of his lame leg striking the hull and flaring with pain . . .

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