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post #12 of Old 09-30-2006
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Just remember, any book written about sailing in an area is really specific to the author's boat, weather encountered and time period, and may have very little to do with you, your boat and the weather you encounter or how the area may have changed in the time between when the passages in the book occurred and when you go through the area.

As someone posted previously, sailing on a set schedule can be pretty suicidal.

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You know what the first rule of sailing is? ...Love. You can learn all the math in the 'verse, but you take
a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
her going when she oughta fall down, tells you she's hurting 'fore she keens. Makes her a home.

—Cpt. Mal Reynolds, Serenity (edited)

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