The Human Experience ... the captain goes down

Custom holds that the captain of a vessel is the last to leave. This traditionionally means the captain is sometimes the only victim of a wreck.

At other times it means that everyone goes down with the ship.

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This Web Site is dedicated to the memory of Terry Shaw

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