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Yo-ho-ho And A Bottle Of Rye

March 2024
1min read

In regard to “What Shall We Do With the Drunken Sailor?” in the September 2000 “Time Machine,” many seamen of both American and British navies of the lateeighteenth and early-nineteenth centuries would have been quite surprised if their daily ration of “grog” was “diluted whiskey” rather than the rum and water that was actually provided.

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