Of all that there is out there, I guess that the sea brings to my mind the most trivial (and yet the most important) questions.
I managed to spend a good few hours on the bridge today, and most of it was spent looking out at the sea while it was getting darker. It is certainly a most impressive sight, and it was made better today by the relatively cloudless sky.
The sight itself? The moon’s rising light reflecting on the clouds above nightfall.
It was quite amazing indeed.
And the interesting thoughts? How many ships have passed by any of these places we are at in the entire history of the world? And how many places here have never been sailed upon? [Would the water feel any different…]