From early delight to Oceanmaster - time does fly - only seems yesterday he was on Castletown beach enjoying the ripples of the tide! Gordon is off to Madeira to help take Audacitor to the Canaries. Phil has had to return. Gareth and Dickon are shorthanded. Skype is set up so no expensive 'roaming' - phoning.
A prayer I have found, for all on Audacitor, in one of David Adam's books, thought to be from the Hebrides ~
Round our skiffDuring our various adventures of life, whether on the water or dry land, our companion, refuge and guide remains the same - the 'Thou' the Almighty - occasionally recognised.
be God's aboutness
Ere she try
the depsth of sea
for all her stoutness
her helmsman be