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post #29 of Old 08-01-2008
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Originally Posted by GrahamCownie View Post
it sounds like it was a truly horrendous experience.
Graham, sure it was scary but it is experiences like that which make one a better sailor (provided of course you survive ) and as Eric Hiscock once said "Anybody that hasn't experienced the effects of true storm cannot speak with any authority on the subject" (or something similar)

Whilst I have no desire to repeat the exercise, I will be a whole lot less frightened next time around.

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