Emily Realized She Was Going to Die . . . The sole survivor of a shipwreck, she was all alone on an endless sea, her dreams of a new life in Bombay shattered. Her eyes closed and her head drooped onto the rim of the life belt. Her tired arms could no longer fight the drag of the water, and slowly her fingers loosened their hold and began to slip. But then, strong hands grasped her, pulling her from the relentless waves. And soon she found herself embarked on a journey to a strange and alien land.