Once known as Hartley18
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But maybe I'm just being too cautious.
What do you think?
I think you can never be too cautious - especially at night.
With a rough sea or an especially low tide you could hit something easily enough, and rocks and boulders are not something you ever want to hit in a keelboat. From the excerpt you've shown it would seem that the light on G'21' is there for a reason - to tell people not to cut the corner.
"Honestly, I don't know why seamen persist in getting wrecked in some of the outlandish places they do, when they can do it in a nice place like Fiji." -- John Caldwell, "Desperate Voyage"
Last edited by Classic30; 10-04-2011 at 12:45 AM.