Look, I'm a city boy. There's a lake in Chicago but I've rarely swam in it. I was scared of water for most of my life, so before recently, I rarely swam in anything. All the things, you probably know about big bodies of water, I probably didn't. So when I heard an announcement at a Barbados beach about "red flag" days, I was admittedly a little fascinated.
When there's a red flag on the beach, that means the water is too dangerous to swim in. Duh, that's not a big deal. But then the