"I wish that I was born a thousand years ago I wish that I'd sailed the darkened seas On a great big clipper ship" - Lou Reed, Heroin.
I've escaped and am hiding in some docks on the the East China Sea. They're close behind, whoever they are. I jump on the back of a clipper ship that's just casting off, a tiny platform I can just get my ass on, about a foot above the water. As we sail away I stare anxiously at the dark water, do they have sharks here? Days later we arrive at a large city. I creakily climb off the boat and am immediately pulled behind a shack by two men dressed in black. 'Put these on!' they hiss, handing me a black outfit. I pull on the clothes but have trouble with the shoes. 'They're armoured.' one of the ninjas tells me