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A Pirate’s Life for Capt. Horatio Sinbad

The Meka II, a 54-foot, 18-ton wooden brigantine, is a ¾-scale replica of a 17th century pirate vessel.

In the early morning hours in August, there was a strange current in the air about the sleepy seaport town of Beaufort, N.C. It’s always a place where a seafaring soul can venture ashore without fear of standing out, yet …

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