What is YOUR pirate name?
Now, a geeky old salt I be, savvy, so I'll be thankin' yer to take a gander at this.
Happy Talk Like A Pirate Day, mateys. Arrrr.
ETA: Do-it-yerself Letter of Marque, me buckos. Arrr, Nova Scotia, she's a fine place to be. *pines, in a piratelike way, o'course*
"...the Lords Commissioners for executing the Office of Lord High Admiral are required and authorized to issue forth and grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal to any of His Majesty's Subjects or others, whom we shall deem fitly qualified in that Behalf for apprehending, seizing, and taking the Ships, Vessels and Goods belonging to the United States of America"
Aye, 'twas such a grand time to be a