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Silent Tide by Alex Scarrow – There was no response. He raised a hand, and Ryan reverse-throttled the boat for a couple of seconds to slow their drifting approach. He was good with Shannon, handled her beautifully. The last few feet between the vessels closed, and Duncan swung a leg over the rail and stepped cautiously onto the swamped foredeck of the yacht.
He had an uneasy feeling about this call-out. In the last year migrant-boat encounters had become more hazardous. The freezing, terrified wretches on board were prone to scramble en masse onto any intercepting vessel, sometimes even jumping into the Channel to get to them.