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Old 12-05-2011
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Originally Posted by hellosailor View Post
td, apologies graciously accepted but not needed. Perhaps I need to update my charts, they still say "Here be dragons" in some parts, so to me the existence or behavior of dragons is quite relevant to my sailing. Unless one questions the cartographers who put that little warning on the charts. Money, politics, mind-altering drugs...there must be some reason for that note on the charts. Do not lick the quill pen after using the silver ink, perhaps?
HS ... maybe I've licked too many of those ag impregnated quill pens in my time but I've always thought "here be dragons" to be a tempting invitation to visit ...
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