Fucking hell, I’m off to walk the plank
Haven’t read it for years but isn’t it a bit like Dracula in that what it inspired and the tropes it developed are a lot better than the actual plot?
Yeah that seems likely, the ending is so rushed and Silver just kind of disappears, it’s really odd.
they bloody loved marking spots with X
they could use what3words nowadays
imagine an old timey pirate trying to use a smart phone, struggling to scroll because of his hook
Fucking criminals. Sick of them being idolised tbh, throw them all in prison or make them get real jobs.
It’s actually pronounced to rhyme with pilates
Generally bad folks, pirates, especially this one
Some of them do things like “man the rigging”, that’s a real job
Really like the etymology of the word pirate.
Does anyone know why pirates are called pirates without googling?
Please, a monkey could do that. It’s all a front.
Sometimes monkeys are pirates!
Youth hostelling with Chris Eubank
That’s from I’m Alan Partridge.
Ah yes, good point.
This monkey’s gone to prison!