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I said:
If you're out in a storm like that by choice, you definitely qualify as a dummy.
I stand by this statement... that if you go out or stay out in weather like that BY CHOICE you are an unqualified idiot. By doing so, you put the good people that may respond to your calls for help at unnecessary risk. I didn't say that everyone out there was a dummy... just the ones who had a choice about being there and chose to stay or go out there.

If don't know the difference between making a choice to be out in a dangerous situation, which is clearly stupid behavior, and getting caught in it by accident, I'm pretty sure you'd be one of the ones choosing to go out in weather like that.


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You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

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