THOMAS HARDY, "The Convergence of the Twain."
Hymn "How Great Thou Art."
WILLIAM COWPER, "The Castaway."
Haikus on travel experiences and the Costa Concordia and
W.S. GILBERT, "The Yarn of the Nancy Bell."
RIGEL CROCKETT, excerpt treating of her own experience on a tall ship from Chapter 1 of Fair Wind And Plenty Of It: A Modern-day Tall Ship Adventure.
Folk song: "It Was Sad When That Great Ship Went Down."
LOGAN MARSHALL, Chapter 15 "Jack Thayer's Own Story Of The Wreck," from Sinking Of The Titanic And Great Sea Disasters.
JOHN RUSKIN, Turner's "Slave Ship" from Modern Painters.
A tale of an actual case of cannibalism at sea.