yer crew have all got scurvy and can't do any pillaging an plundering t'day
A. Sail to the nearest port and acquire the best medical care that money can buy.
B. Tend them personally with tender loving care till they are all better
C. Ignore em, yer don't need em t'day, yer can do all the plundering on yer own.
D. Shoot the lazy blaggards and feed their rotting carcasses to the sharks.
Which do you think would be The Black Spot approach.
The path of the righteous man is beset on all sides by the inequities of the selfish and the tyranny of evil men. Blessed is he who in the name of charity and goodwill shepherds the weak through the valley of darkness, for he is truly his brother's keeper and the finder of lost children. And I will strike down upon thee with great vengeance and furious anger those who attempt to poison and destroy my brothers. And you will know my name is the Lord when I lay my vengeance upon thee.