SailNet Community - View Single Post - I Cant Sleep
Thread: I Cant Sleep
View Single Post
  #32  
Old 04-12-2007
CLucas's Avatar
CLucas CLucas is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Glen Head, NY
Posts: 423
Thanks: 1
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Rep Power: 8
CLucas is on a distinguished road
Send a message via AIM to CLucas
Quote:
Originally Posted by TrueBlue
One summer around 2:00 am while swinging on a mooring in Block Island, we were awakened by a drunken sailor. He pulled up, apparently after the bars closed, and crawled into our cockpit to crash - thinking it was his friend's boat.

That really freaked out my wife and by the time I came up from our cabin, he had already realized his blunder, apologized and sped off in his dinghy. I never found out, but hopefully to the right boat.

Should have used Captain Joshua Slocum's tacks on the deck trick.
Again, I'd prefer the duck, thank you. Preferably confit style.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook