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The denizens of LinersList, a members-only community of ship enthusiasts on Yahoo!, usually concern themselves with recalling memories of vessels which sailed into the history books years ago, or with lamenting the fact that today's cruise ships all look the same - like office blocks turned on one side. Most of them would normally look quite kindly on Fred Olsen Cruise Lines because the company operates ships - especially Boudicca and Black Watch (above) - that have elegant profiles and some heritage about them. But this week they are getting their collective lines in a twist over a new charge [...]