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Off to Bermuda in the morning

We have been off cruising in Long Island Sound for the last month or so hence not being online here much at all. Tomorrow we are heading off for Bermuda. Looking forward to some nice weather for a change. The forecast for the next few days looks pretty good so we shall see.

Will check in when we get there and find internet.
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Safe passage, Bruce. My wife is crew on a delivery going north from Eleuthera to NYC starting Monday, so I'll tell her to wave!

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Hey Valiente - Where on Eleuthera is you wife and what boat is she helping to deliver (Veleda?)? We're sitting by Harbor Island on the northern tip of Eleuthera.

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She doesn't know. It's Veleda and she has instructions to ask a cabbie to drive her to it. On an island like that, "common knowledge" is really that, apparently.

They are supposed to leave Monday morning.

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Veleda is in Rock Sound at the elbow of Eleuthera, right off the government dock. I conversed with the owner and I'm very glad to hear that they've worked out a way to get Veleda home. We were passing through Rock Sound and she wanted to know if we had remembered seeing if Veleda was OK. It's funny how small a world it is... Veleda's owner happens to find our blog on the web, sends me an e-mail asking if we had looked at her boat when passing through Rock Sound, and then on the Internet someone posts that their wife is crewing on a delivery north, I happen to read the thread and here we are...

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Killarney Sailor, Fair winds and Following Seas! Do you have a spot on board so we can follow? Also, take pictures so us home based sailors can be really envious.

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