Lust and Love on The Island of Rhodes
Date: 11/26/2017, Categories: Straight Sex, Author: Sisyphus, Source: LushStories
Three months after leaving New York as a galley boy on a Norwegian freighter and stopping at many ports in Egypt, Yemen, Iraq, and Iran, peeling sixty pounds of potatoes every morning washing pots and pans, scrubbing the galley floor three times a day, and enduring the intense heat of the Persian Gulf, we were back in the Mediterranean again, heading west toward Spain. Late, one morning, it was announced we would stop at the island of Rhodes to make an emergency engine repair. I didn’t know what was wrong, but knew I was getting closer to my original destination of Europe. My original plan to sign off in Lisbon three months earlier and make my way to Paris and the Left Bank, then to Copenhagen, fell apart when Portugal was canceled, and our first port would be Beirut, Lebanon—three thousand miles away. So much for plans. I had no choice but to stay on board and work, earn some money, and then, eventually, if all went well, sign off in Spain. When we arrived in Rhodes, I was given the afternoon off to go ashore, and believe me, I needed a day off. All the sailors were given the afternoon off after months in Muslim ports where women were not available, so you can imagine how wired and horny we were on the shuttle to the pier. I went to a few bars in the center of town with the chief cook, my boss, and a few other sailors. One of the bars was called the Kit Kat Club where women wearing tight, low cut dresses got the sailors to buy them drinks, sat on their laps, leaned their ...