But only if Beatrice and Eugenie and any number of their ilk have to work their passage
and only if it sets sail on a Mediterranean mercy mission, just in time for the treacherous winter seas.
``It's one extreme to another, as on a daily basis you can be knee high in the `blackwater' tank, which is the ship's sewer,helping to clean it out.'' There are also fare-paying passengers aboard, who pay about $100 a day for the privilege of having to work their passage
while being bounced around the ocean.
He or she will work their passage
to Falmouth under full sail, eating in the galley, sleeping in a hammock and taking time on watch.
The standard British view right up to 1946 at least, as a consequence of Japanese use of Thailand as their launch-pad for the capture of Singapore, was that the Thai needed to "work their passage