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I have found that any time you're standing still you're taking a hiding
Sorry, don't mean to be obtuse but do you mean that it's very unpleasant when you're standing still?
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Sorry, don't mean to be obtuse but do you mean that it's very unpleasant when you're standing still?
Didn't you ever get spanked as a kid?
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Didn't you ever get spanked as a kid?
Ahhhhhhhhh now I get it.

Evidently, not enough.
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Ahhhhhhhhh now I get it.

Evidently, not enough.
Heh-heh. I obviously got more than my fair share.
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I've read it. GREAT book.
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Man, this Jeanne Socrates lady is one of the coolest sailors in the world if you ask me. She just left Cape Horn/Fauklands after repairs from the knockdown and is headed toward the Cape of Good Hope/Cape Town. She's currently less than 1000 miles from Cape Town.

One inspirational singlehanding chick.

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she has goood fortitude--- i think men call that balls......i'd-a been brown drawered and skeereded with first knockdown, i think..... dont know until ye get there.....and she aint tha tmuch older than am i.....wow-- gooood lady!
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she has goood fortitude--- i think men call that balls......i'd-a been brown drawered and skeereded with first knockdown, i think..... dont know until ye get there.....and she aint tha tmuch older than am i.....wow-- gooood lady!
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How far back in her journal is the knockdown etc?

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