Sparrow: The ship is ours!

Blackbeard: Gentlemen, I be placed in a bewilderment. There I were, resting. And upon a sudden, I hear an ungodly row on deck. What be that, first mate?

Angelica Teach: Mutiny, Captain.

Blackbeard: And what fate befalls mutineers? Now, we know the answer to that, do we not? Mutineers hang!

Sparrow: Captain, I wish to report a mutiny.

“I be placed in a bewilderment”; “There I were”; “upon a sudden”; “What be that” = These phrases are in old-English, or at least what we think might be the way pirates would have talked a long time ago.
The same lines in modern English might sound like, “I’m bewildered. There I was, resting, when all of a sudden I heard an ungodly row on deck. What is it, first mate?”

to be bewildered = confused

a row = a fight, a commotion

a mutiny = when the crew of a ship takes control from the Captain

a mutineer = A person involved in a mutiny.


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