As the Spotted Dick pursues the Galleon, the crew conquered by Genevieve decides to set a trap for the party below deck. They turned the cannons on Jonas and the rest of the party, taking shots as others charged in with cutlasses and axes.
Eventually the party again gained the upper hand, sparing the lives and healing the wounds of as many of the crew as they could. Once they got back above deck, Genevieve plead ignorance to the fracas under deck.
Looking ahead, the party saw that the Galleon had stopped along the shoreline of the river some distance ahead. The crew of the Spotted Dick prepared for battle as the ship closed the distance…
(This brings the events of the story up to date.. for the moment.)