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Giulietta is just really nice Giulietta is just really nice Giulietta is just really nice Giulietta is just really nice Giulietta is just really nice
Nahhh you just move sideways, at anything from 60 to 45 deg...not perfect but its so slow you can master the anchor ok...neglect it...

In fact, as I mentioned, ondce the anchor bites, and is positively fixed, you will feel the bow turn into the wind, a confirmation it is not dragging...that´s when you release the sails and furl/douse..yes?
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Swadiver..I do really like your signature...a rare thing thses days of excessive cliché signatures...may I use it sometime?







Soule..you´re welcome...the knockroach method requires some skills....the other one doesn´t...
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No problem using my sig. My first sailing instructor used that quote in a class. Consider it a small payment for your most excellent teaching videos.
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