|End of the Tether, the (1902) [Short Story]|
by Joseph Conrad
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Captain Whalley, aging but still afloat, compromises his principles without understanding what can follow. But life, like the sea, is unsparing, and the captain's fate arrives in due course, served up with Conrad's own brand of uncompromising logic.
Original title: The End Of The Tether
Genre: Fiction→ Adventure→ Military and Naval Adventure