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This sort of thing is all too common, unfortunately.
If you really think about this, answering an ad and deciding to commit yourself to a longish period of time in a very confined space with someone you have no idea about is kind of scary, don't you think????
Those that went bad BEFORE departure are the lucky ones.
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)