- Mar 23, 2015
- Mar 19, 2015
- Mar 16, 2015
A light rain
A rose is a rose, it is said, and smells just as sweet by any other name. Would that it were true of boats. In fact, it seems many boats these days have perfectly horrible names. Glancing around at transoms in marinas and mooring fields, I must blush and/or wince at half the names I see.
I realize this is a subjective topic and that one mariner’s bon mot is another’s bad word.
Every trailer-sailing family with a sailboat loves the idea that they can cruise their dreamboat to windward at 55mph in any direction they wish. Most of these boats can be stored in the family garage. Snowbound