A sailor once had a conversation with a farmer. he told him about all his adventures （险遇）at sea and how many times he was nearly dm wned（淹没，溺死）
My father was at sea. he said. During a bad storm his ship was driven onto some rocks and wrecked （失事）。 All the lives were lost. My grandfather was also a sailor, he added And where did your grandfather die？ asked the farmer. " He died at sea too. answered the sailor
“Oh？” said the farmer.“ The sea must be a very dangerous place. Are you not afraid of going to sea？
The sailor laughed Where did your father die？he asked He died in his bed, of course, ' said the farmer And your grandfather He died in his bed too.”
“oh！” said the sailor.“ a bed must be a veiy dangerous place.Are you not afraid of going to bed？"