This entry is from the second book in my current series of WIP's. The Neapolitan Empire has been offended and is retaliating by sending some vessels to wreak havoc on their enemies. I hope you enjoy.
The next evening, after a full day of preparations and loading of supplies and munitions, Demas stood atop a platform nearly twenty hands high. Below him, at attention, stood the captains and crews of the six Invisibles and a twenty trireme fleet.