they assumed that our friends had walked into the dinning room, disapproved of their table mates appearance, and therefore choose to eat elsewhere for the duration of the cruise. Apparently, there was an “incident” that took place in the dinning room regarding this
Shots fired, threats made? How insecure and sinister were their table mates that they couldn't handle empty chairs? Kind of far-fetched to me too. Maybe they're yanking your chain, Mike!