Robert Louis Stevenson

“In the immediate nearness of the gold, all else had been forgotten [...], and I could not doubt that he hoped to seize upon the treasure, find and board the Hispanola under cover of night, cut every honest throat about that island, and sail away as he had at first intended, laden with crimes and riches.”

Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island
tags: crimes, greed, piracy
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