65/365 A High Wind in Jamaica

Kim’s recent mention of Anthony Quinn brought to mind one of his movies that revolves around a lie. A young girl defends herself from what she thinks is a would-be-rapist (a Dutch ship’s captain) by stabbing him with a knife. She lies and blames Quinn (a kind-hearted pirate) who is convicted of the crime and hanged.

2 thoughts on “65/365 A High Wind in Jamaica

  1. Honestly, I don’t remember the details. I had actually misremembered the scene with the girl and the ship’s captain, thinking he really was trying to do her harm. Wikipedia set me straight.

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