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    Sailing Big

    Signed on as a deckhand on a 136' wooden schooner this morning. It felt suspiciously like hard work…





    Alas, no photos of her under sail because once them things went up, I was too busy to pull out my phone.

    More info here: https://tallshipsamerica.org/vessels/bill-of-rights/
    Last edited by K6BSO; 07-13-2022 at 03:37 PM. Reason: Wrong LOA, added URL
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    THAT'S!
    REALLY!
    COOL!

    A 136-foot two-masted gaff rigged schooner, clipper-bowed, long and lean in the sheer,
    Aye! Just how I likes me womens! Long and lean in the sheer! ARRRGH!

    Now if that doesn't
    bequeath you with an aura of romance and adventure then I don't know what will.

    On Harbor Dr in Barrio Logan?
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    No, it’s tied up here in Chulajuana, at the same marina where I keep my boat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by K6BSO View Post
    No, it’s tied up here in Chulajuana, at the same marina where I keep my boat.
    Well yeah because the map says that Barrio Logan is to far away. I just wanted to say, Barrio Logan.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KG4CGC View Post
    Well yeah because the map says that Barrio Logan is to far away. I just wanted to say, Barrio Logan.
    Si, señor. Barrio Logan is a good place to get Mexican food. It’s also a good place for a pinche gabacho to get his cabeza peeled if he’s not careful.

    My boat and the Bill of Rights are at the blue dot:

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    I need to correct a typo.

    "too"

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    Quote Originally Posted by KG4CGC View Post
    I need to correct a typo.

    "too"
    I need too do that to — I double-tagged the image and spelled cabeza wrong.
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    Quote Originally Posted by K6BSO View Post
    Si, señor. Barrio Logan is a good place to get Mexican food. It’s also a good place for a pinche gabacho to get his cabeza peeled if he’s not careful.e

    My boat and the Bill of Rights are at the blue dot:

    The Pale Blue Dot?
    Why,driving into a brick wall at 60 miles per hour, would I expect it not to hurt! :roll:

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