HMS Chapter 1 : Just a ThoughtHMS Chapter 1 : Just a Thought by husna8
"Finally, I have reached India! Prince Henry would be proud!"
A certain figure wearing his favourite cape took his first step onto the docks of India. He was known as Portugal, whom his boss, Prince Henry encouraged the Portuguese to set sail to the Southern part of the world under the slogan, 'Gospel, Gold & Glory'. Portugal felt pleased with himself. Surely his boss would give him a prosperous reward in return of his deed. The host country, India gave him a splendid but brief information about the surroundings so he would have no trouble sight-seeing there. Without further ado, Portugal went to find traders to fulfil his economic needs.
"Good day, I want to buy all of your herbs and spices, please," he opted eagerly at his first 'victim'.
"Sorry, we're all out."
"What? All of them?"
"Yes." The trader said matter-of-factly.
"Rosemary? Pepper? Not one of them?"
Portugal went towards another worthy-looking trader and asked again. Unfortunately, he was turned down as the tr