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Re: Limits of Captains authority

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Originally Posted by wind_magic View Post
There are NO LIMITS for a Captain! MuhAHAHAHAHAHA
.... which is why cabin boys had such a rough time ...


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That's because it IS condescending ... and the title seems to come with an implicit eye roll "yes, dear."
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I agree. Although I know lots and lots of women are OK with it, for some reason calling a woman "Admiral" just sounds condescending to me.
and of course none of us would ever consider such condescension now would we ?

All I know is calling the Wombet "Admiral" would place the twins in dire peril.

Andrew B

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