D A Joy Author

"It was the correct man, in the correct place, with the correct weapon. i did not need to watch him wield it to know he was the one."

A Sudden Thunder

The slowly idling ship crept forward, passing through a clear patch before the fog closed tightly about them again. There was the sudden crash of two guns from astern. The air was torn by the sound of shells passing overhead. The misty, dark shape of a gunboat faded into the fog astern... 

- Sherlock Holmes

The Narrow Fury

The rebels guns fired at the ironclad and there was a shower of splinters as a shot struck the boat, followed immediately by the screech of escaping steam. The ironclad was enveloped in the white, clinging cloud of death...