Re: Captain Wanted - Short Delivery Apr 13
Originally Posted by celenoglu
Most of the delivery captains would not like your offer. Although owner is accepted as crew on board, he is the owner and tries to control the travel. In mediterranean area most of the delivery captains reject similiar offers.
Fair enough - so I submit the following. Despite the old quote that there's nothing more useless than a serving Naval Officer on a sailboat, I actually am one (a serving Naval Officer, not useless). I will take and follow the orders of the captain on the boat. Really, I'm hoping to learn as much as I can from them - getting the confidence and experience sailing outside is as important (if not more important) than delivering the boat.
And I'm providing rum.
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