Last Man Standing
Join Date: Aug 2008
Thanked 183 Times in 176 Posts
Rep Power: 10
When my 27 year old son was 5 or 6 his role aboard "Sea Mouse", our Rhodes 22, was to push the tiller across on each tack. With both hands, he would push it ahead of him while walking across the lazerett hatch. Those were priceless sails. BFS for sure! "Ready about!..... Hard a Lee!" were words he very quickly learned to anticipate. He will be cruising the Maine coast with us this coming season. Lucky me! Ha!
Down - I'm going to have to use "Sea Mouse" on the Smacktanic
. That's great.
S/V Dawn Treader - 1989 Hunter Legend 40