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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Quote Originally Posted by GHA View Post
    Huge life changing event for her, and anyone else who dares untie the lines and jump into the unknown.. .......

    Mark Twain quote seems appropriate....
    Perhaps? I've known many people do that she has done and a lot more, and not slashed it all over a news paper.
    Cynical Scottish almost retired engineer.

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Quote Originally Posted by Sandy View Post
    Perhaps? I've known many people do that she has done and a lot more, and not slashed it all over a news paper.
    How many of them were Features Editors at the Guardian?

    Anyway, these articles seem to pop up quite often with all sorts of people.

    We slipped from the cold grey UK waters 19 years ago. Boogaloo, I wish her well.

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Quote Originally Posted by capnsensible View Post
    How many of them were Features Editors at the Guardian?
    None!
    Quote Originally Posted by capnsensible View Post
    Anyway, these articles seem to pop up quite often with all sorts of people.
    True.
    Quote Originally Posted by capnsensible View Post
    We slipped from the cold grey UK waters 19 years ago.
    Planning to do the same in a few years. Slowly reducing my "digital foot print" and other stuff.
    Cynical Scottish almost retired engineer.

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Quote Originally Posted by Sandy View Post
    None!

    True.

    Planning to do the same in a few years. Slowly reducing my "digital foot print" and other stuff.
    I wish you well in your adventures too and dont forget the sun tan cream!

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Sun tan cream attacks coral.....apparently!

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Its nasty stuff if you dont train it properly and keep it on a lead.

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    No wonder foreigners have problem!��

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Quote Originally Posted by Old Thady View Post
    I was struck by the cabin photo. Where's all the clutter?
    All shoved into the forepeak for the photo session

    Pete

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Quote Originally Posted by Sandy View Post
    Perhaps? I've known many people do that she has done and a lot more, and not slashed it all over a news paper.
    It's what you call meeja.
    Life is too short to drink bad wine.

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    Default Re: One woman's year alone at sea

    Quote Originally Posted by Sandy View Post
    Perhaps? I've known many people do that she has done and a lot more, and not slashed it all over a news paper.
    So, what's the problem with writing for a wider audience?

    OK, you know lots of people who've done that, whereas I only know a few, so I like to read about their experiences. Articles about sailing are interesting for many folk in here. That's why they read the magazines that sponsor this forum.
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