Tropes at Sea

"They speak in tropes, at sea."
Stephen Maturin, H.M.S. Surprise

Tropes related to ships and sailing.

Because Space Is an Ocean, a lot of these tropes also show up in Space Opera, or have space-operatic equivalents.

Tropes


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