Cool shadow and breeze shelter the gathered crew from the harsh glare of the sun.

Captain nods.

The master-at-arms speaks.

“This color is a gentle and positive color related with our most physical needs and our will to survive. It makes us strong and signifies masculine energy.

Red is energizing. It excites the emotions and motivates us to take action. “

Another lash colors the back of the mutineer. Whip sings with every word.

“Lust. Revenge. Confidence. Thirst. Purity.”

The masters sandals are spattered with blood.

“This is the paint of kings! I will beat you until you love me.”