Saturday, March 22, 2014

A beautiful day

For the first time in quite a while it was actually a beautiful day. The local folks held a regatta. In the afternoon the wind picked up and it was fun to watch them go from light air to heavy air conditions.

Of course this evening after sunset it was alarm time again. Another marine warning. Will the weather never cooperate with my desire to leave?

Fair winds and following seas

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