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The reader will readily appreciate therefore the apprehensions which assailed Cappy Ricks when the Blue Star Navigation Company discovered it had on its payroll one Matthew Peasley a Nobody from Nowhere who not only had the insufferable impudence to apply for a job skippering the finest windjammer in the fleet but when rebuffed in no uncertain terms refused to withdraw his application and defied his owners to fire him