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post #29 of Old 10-31-2012
smurphny
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Re: Sailing Darwin awards

It depends on the particular situation. There are too many variables to set some sort of mindless rule designed for the least capable sailor. Not all storms require abandoning your boat. Some people are capable of making that call on their own.

Alberg 35: With a philosophical flourish Cato throws himself upon his sword; I quietly take to the ship.
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