Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Cruiser Night

There is quite a bit of turnover in Cascais Marina. Last night the slip next to mine was occupied by a Swedish boat. When I got back from dinner they invited me over for a drink. It turned out that it was the Swedish owner, his son (who lives in England) and the son's father in law who is English. Got all that? We had a couple of drinks and lots of good conversation. We were having such a good time that we didn't realize how late it was until the sun started to rise in the cockpit.

I thought I was too old for this.

Crash!

It has been raining most of the last three days. Everything is slippery. It is well known among cruisers that falling down the companionway ...