More Steam, McPhail!

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Rowana
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More Steam, McPhail!

Postby Rowana » Fri Sep 04, 2009 8:43 pm

Last weekend I had the great pleasure and privilege of the company of Puddock on the good ship Rosally.

Despite Ron enquiring about leaving his berth without clouting other vessels, he reversed Rosally out with great skill and aplomb under the critical eye of none other than Silkie, without any contact whatsoever - Unlike another yacht earlier in the day, but that's another story.

We had decided to go south down the west side of Kerrera, and saw in the distance this great pall of smoke. As it came closer, this is what we saw -

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I'm sure I heard the immortal words floating over the sea -

"More Steam, McPhail!"
BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO ARE CRACKED,
FOR THEY ARE THE ONES WHO LET IN THE LIGHT

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Re: More Steam, McPhail!

Postby aquaplane » Fri Sep 04, 2009 11:05 pm

Chust sublime.
Seminole.
Cheers Bob.

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puddock
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Re: More Steam, McPhail!

Postby puddock » Mon Sep 07, 2009 10:10 pm

I seen one just like that too..................


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