Re: Well that's gotta be embarrassing!
I am guessing he did not want to pass down to leeward of the ship and thought he could make it. Also that pokey purple chute just does not go well with the red ship - fashion faux- pas for sure.
Final question, what kind of anchor is best for catching ships?
In South Africa doing lots of boat stuff. Departure north from Cape Town around December 15th. Arrival in the Caribbean around the beginning of February, after 5300 miles or so.