Don't you love how I go from what sounds like Tia Dalma, semi aussie, and then a russian soviet chick? xD
Basically with how I brought this up (completely improvised) was thinking of was something between common pirate theme, but also steampunk as well. This is why she mentions the sky.
A woman torn in many ways, tells the one before her that they don't know jack shit about what she does. What she knows. And if ever to come along with her on her ship, would thay even have to balls to handle it? ;)