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    Can anybody enlighten me as to what is a passarelle? I will probably kick myself when I'm told.Thanks

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    A posh gangplank basically!

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    Aft or side boarding gangplank, seen mostly on meddy type stern moored boats.

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    I thort it was an umberelerer!!

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    Very dangerous items that need to be treated with great respect on certain boats - especially if one has been consuming vast quantities of incohol.



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    Can anyone enlighten me as to what SWMBO stands for?

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    SWMBO = She Who Must Be Obeyed otherwise known as the Ball and Chain

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    Or 'Er below'

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    Thanks. Friend of mine refers to his as SWGSOW, or "She Who Glides Stealthily Over Water", only neither of them are into sailing.........

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    It can also be a footbridge. Or a tennis player -- was Charlie his name?

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