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post #98 of Old 11-24-2013
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Re: Missing Boat Found- No Skipper

Originally Posted by PCP View Post
Do you guys have seen this?

Two people have been rescued from cold Puget Sound waters after falling out of a sailboat.
Seattle Police Det. Renee Witt said Saturday that two people fell off the boat before 4 a.m. and were unable to get back on board. Other people in the boat threw ropes and life jackets to help them stay afloat, but Witt says the people were in the water for a while before friends decided to call 911.

Crews rescue 2 who fell out of sailboat | - Northwest

There are some that are thinking in a way to get back alone to the boat if they fall on the water but it seems that some not even with help can get back on board and that is not the first time that I have heard this kind of stories. Those have been lucky but others have died.


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I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
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