Originally Posted by Capt.aaron
I know exactly what I would of done, I would of told him he's a flipp'n moron and physically stopped him from leaving the dock. I've been faced with the same descision when I was a young crew on a ship right before Hugo hit P.R.. and the ship did sink, at the dock. Luckly the crew headed my protest and joined in my descision to not go, or I was going to disable the engine beyond a quick repair.
Well, I certainly would not have sailed on a wooden XVII designed ship to an hurricane path unless at gun point. I surely would steep back of that boat and would voice loudly my opinion regarding the insanity of doing that even at a cost of being called a coward and knowing perfectly well that nobody would listen to me. At least I would have tried