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Subject:  Re: WaPo - Retiring on a Cruise Ship Date:  1/27/2020  8:30 AM
Author:  AdrianC Number:  96921 of 98536

Modern cruise ships have stabilizers that remove about 98% of the rolling motion.

The linked article says "Sensor detecting systems automatically direct stabilisers to exert the appropriate pressure to counteract movement, effectively eliminating almost 90-percent roll of the ship and providing a much more comfortable ride for passengers."

But I get your point - seasickness isn't normally an issue on modern cruise ships. I've been somewhat seasick (not puking, but feeling very bad) on a ferry in the Bay of Biscay, it's miserable.

I still think my Father-in-law's shuffling gait would be a problem on a deck that moves even a small amount.
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