At first light next day the Captain and his men
gathered in the shallow water beside the Black
Pig and got ready for the great assault.
Pugwash put on the monster's head, the Mate and
Barnabus were in the hump and Willy wore the tail.
High up in the ruins of the old fort, Cut-Throat
Jake and his men slept among the cactus plants and
the treasure. They were all tired out after a heavy
night's eating and drinking and their snores were
horrible to hear. Even the lookout was dozing at his