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Re: Is Sailing Sexist?

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Originally Posted by bfloyd4445 View Post
Yes. I have never heard of a vessel being referred to as he, its always she handles well, etc. Us males should demand fair treatment!!! Grrrr
Lloyd's no longer refers to ships as "she" so no one else should, either.

Lloyd's List sinks the tradition of calling ships 'she' - Telegraph


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