Majors Lovelow and McKinley are on an operation to kill a German officer: Oberstleutnant Schmidt-Meyer. They discover that he now has in his possession a new cipher machine. Now read on:-
Schmidt-Meyer tests the device and is delighted to find that it works. The message he decodes reveals details of the Allied operation PLUTO – pipelines being laid across The Channel to supply fuel for the
Schmidt-Meyer walks over to the window and looks up at the sky. The plan he has just announced is feasible. He knows he should rush back to
He looks down at the flimsy and remembers the details of the experiments he had conducted when playing around with ideas to cripple the enemy.
Schmidt-Meyer hears that whistle again from that wonderful time before the war and dives into the pool to advance towards his future.
“How far is
He turns to
“I’d like to borrow your Lysander. Where exactly did you leave it?”
I will continue to post extracts of the rest of this work, but I’m afraid I can’t let you know much more than than I have already. It would only spoil the fun …. J