Dick Harrington Takes the Wayfarers Cruising on Chesapeake Bay:
Crisfield - Smith Island - Tangier Island - Crisfield
Friday 3 June: Tangier Island to Crisfield - 1
pics mostly by Uncle Al
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0530 hrs the next morning! The night before, I had asked the restaurant cashier - just for laughs, being sure there wouldn't be - if there was any place I'd be able to get an early morning coffee. "The ...
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... Double Six," she replied, "2 to 7 a.m." Sure enough, the place was packed with watermen about to go to work. It was a bit spartan: a long gym bench down either side and the wherewithal to make yourself an instant coffee at a mere $0.65. So I made myself a good strong coffee complete with creamer, paid up, and headed back to ...
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... the pre-sun-up harbour.
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Things were already ...
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... stirring, though not yet in ...
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... our own homes.
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A look towards the eastern exit that would be taking us back to Crisfield later today.
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jelly fish country
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There was ...
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... lots ...
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... to ...
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... see ...
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... as I strolled ...
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... along our docks.
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0630 hrs: Richard arises and uses his Blackberry to confirm what we had heard the night before: chance of thunderstorms this afternoon but nasty winds and weather all day Saturday. Looked like we'd be heading for Crisfield today in a favourable SW wind that would give us a dead run.
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Soon, Hans made an appearance - a posed shot - he didn't look nearly this pleasant the first time his head appeared!
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Bath and shower room with ...
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... sunrise
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0700 hrs: Freshly scrubbed, we were ready to forage for breakfast on a lovely, cool morning.
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