The bonders become masters once they buy their way out of bond with gold, They fill up their bags to the top and then their free. Dragon gambling is always useful when it comes to getting out of the bond.
"My life is all glamour and gun shells to most people. But everything has a dark side. The days spend in dull drums. The bloody battles that you didn't mean to fight. Its all a fight for territory and dominance. All any one cares about is their reputation. I thought i getaway from the social battles, out here at sea. But you can get away from being human. Not yet anyway."