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Originally Posted by CarbonSink62 View Post
They SANK the boat?

I'd have them send me up a sandwich or two so I'd have some time to think of a better way. Maybe I would just stay there; the view must be fine (and I've got a couple of sandwiches).

I'll bet it would be quite pleasant...

...until the wind picked up.
a. It was raining in Canada. I bet it wasn't pleasant. And I know is legs were asleep.

b. They "sank" the boat in a lock. That is, they lowered the water.
(when asked how he reached the starting holds on a difficult rock climbing problem that clearly favored taller climbers - he was perhaps 5'5")

"Well, I just climb up to them."

by Joe Brown, English rock climber

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