Between ‘enlightenment’ and ‘progressive enlightenment’ there is only an elusive difference, because illumination takes time – and feeds on itself, because enlightenment is self-confirming, its revelations ‘self-evident’, and because a retrograde, or reactionary, ‘dark enlightenment’ amounts almost to intrinsic contradiction.
To become enlightened, in this historical sense, is to recognize, and then to pursue, a guiding light.
The ship is now heading back to the home port of New Orleans at a reduced speed (although I am also receiving comments from passengers that the has either lost all propulsion or stopped several times to conduct tests).
The popular Cruise Hive website was the first blog to write about this issue.
Last year, there were 19 cruise ships which experienced partial or complete loss of propulsion due to engine problems, including problems with the l: "Carnival Dream is presently experiencing a technical issue which is affecting its maximum cruising speed. As a result, Carnival Dream was unable to call in Cozumel today and will be returning to New Orleans for arrival on Sunday as per its normal schedule.