Originally Posted by MercedMike
I smiled very politely, and said to the parents, "Is your son enjoying his cruise? He looks like a nice polite boy."
Then the door opened and we got out ...
What a classy way of handling that. I fear I would have been less generous to the boy.
Originally Posted by Henry43
Thanks very much .I was thinking that I was the sole person with this point of view .
I don't have a problem in the world if someone thinks me a busy body. I'd much rather that than someone was hurt and I hadn't said anything. You did the right thing. If someone blows you off, oh well. Your conscience is clear.