Defiance

A Wildebeest Photo by Rémi Jacquaint on Unsplash

Wildebeest returned to his room after the blow-up in the mess. “Whatever shall I do? Command hates me. The crew hates me. Do I jump overboard or mutiny? I can see it now, we have a yardarm open, hanging for one? Or would you prefer a good keel haul while you wait?”