Bys looks conflicted, then glances at Thorn.
"I'm not sure... Admittedly I don't know much about pirates, but if you can save someone... We can take all their weapons and put them ashore so they don't, uh, plot. It just seems wrong to leave people to drown."
Especially when it's basically her fault they're all going to die. Even if it was self defense.
"Do you happen to know their levels and skills, or have a plan to hold hostile prisoners?" The captain asks dryly.
Bys shakes her head. "Is there some kind of local navy or patrol service we could alert to them?"
"Not as such," the captain comments. "We could hire a rescue crew but I'm even less inclined to do that, to be honest."
"Sell them the coordinates of the wreck?" Bys pleads. "They might have something valuable, and we're above the continental shelf so it's going to be two hundred feet or less..."