The weather here has certainly taken a turn and it’s feeling very cold some days, despite some welcome sunshine other days. We have drizzle too, soaking the sails, though the good thing about drizzle is that at least those days are a tad warmer. I already have the obligatory chilblains, though only 2 so far on the same foot. Between lower back pain and chilblains, I hobble some days lol. Things could be worse… There’s just over 4 weeks until the Deckhand is back on board, and I confess I’m st…
Updated on: July 20, 2013.
Bailey, album created on July 20, 2013
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November 5, 2017By Monday, the Deckhand will just over half way through his first term. Only 6 more weeks until he’ll be back on board for Christmas. I can’t wait… I’m okay, and we Skype every week, and leave messages on Skype too, but I do miss having him home. This past week we only Skyped for about 40 minutes as he was coughing, and so was I. We both have a cold that is proving troublesome to shake off. He’s been doing some recon of the area, and has mentioned places that seem a tad ‘rough’. The area I like…
October 22, 2017Once again we’ve been beset by yet another storm that has rocked the ship, alarmingly so some days. The anchor is weighed, the hatches battened down, and no unnecessary journeys undertaken. The one day was so windy here the Ship’s Dog was lucky to get a walk at all, though we did steer clear of trees, just in case. Damage appears to have been minimal, though many in our local town were without power for a few hours. Looking at photos of other parts of the country, others have been less fortunate…