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post #25 of Old 07-31-2008
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Andre, thanks for the explanation - that was what I thought happened. Your adventure is why in both gales Paloma endured, we did everything we could not to get beam to the seas - we were convinced that we would broach if we did.

s/v Paloma, Bristol 29.9, #141
Slipped in Bahia Marina, easy access to Corpus Christi Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.

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