The custom of the sea


Today’s prompt simply states “Read the story of Richard Parker and Tom Dudley. Is what Dudley did defensible? What would you have done?”

Little did I imagine that seemingly innocuous prompt like this would end up in me having to think quite a bit about the actual situation that Richard Parker and Tom Dudley found themselves in. And more importantly actually have to present my views on this particularly controversial topic as well.

Read the entire post about the incident itself and my views on the same here.


This post is written for WordPress Daily Prompts : 365 Writing Prompts. The author usually bores readers to death at Mahabore’s Mumblings.

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