Originally Posted by lporcano
That is really a bit of a stretch. Success is dependent on other folks, how much money you have, and the whims of a judge, not your own skills or preparation. It is about as different from sailing as you can get. Slocum would likely have failed miserably at dealing with the legal system.
You're missing my point, but since you seem to be intentionally missing it, I'm just going to stop trying to make it.