Slavin (the navigator): Too fast, Vasily. Too fast. Those charts are laid out precisely... so many knots at such and such a course for so many seconds. And this thing handles like a pig.I love the executive officer's response: "Watch your bearing, Mr. Slavin."
Monday, June 15, 2015
Quote of the day: "Too fast, Vasily"
From one of my favorite movies, The Hunt for Red October, when Captain Ramius is running away from the Soviet fleet through a series of undersea geological formations. The navigator complains to the executive officer: