My next post was supposed to be about my six days in the boat yard (fascinating!) but something way more interesting intervened.
I was motoring back from the boatyard, in as bad weather as I’ve ever seen on San Francisco Bay, when a can of Pepsi fell of the galley bench and exploded on the carpet. When I docked I hosed out the carpets and laid them on deck to dry. I was ready for a break from the boat after six days in the boatyard, but the next day decided to nip down to the boat, just to put the carpets inside before the evening dew. If it hadn’t been for the exploded Pepsi, I might not have come back for days.Read More