Friday, May 27, 2016

Mini-Update


We're nearly net-less, and on the free days we have we're exploring town, not blogging (sorry!) Posting intermittent pix to Life Afloat's facebook page, and will get a good update here after June 1, when we have 2 weeks in Portland.  Till then:

Underway in good weather, we do maintenance. Here Dan is polishing some of the brass plaques and awards that the ship has received.  

Keeping watch. 
It's just a blob in this photo -- sea turtles mating!

And the requisite sunset photo.

Mackerel skies and mare's tails make tall ships carry short sails...

Sure enough, here's the next day's weather. Windy and chilly; Dan and I alternated at the helm for 4 hours.

6 comments:

  1. You look so tiny next to that wheel :-)

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    1. A friend described it as no luxuries of the body, but luxuries of the spirit, living this life.

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  3. it is an amazing experience! yes you do look tiny next to that wheel!

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    1. LOL - I **feel** tiny on that ship!

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