|Have us go for salt from the pile|
|Prevent office staff getting carpal tunnel by having regular shoveling breaks. Here, Dan Goncharoff demonstrates excellent shovel technique.|
|Provide opportunity for Smoke 101, or How to Use the Damper, a |
short intensive class for Stephanie Ortiz, our planning intern from Puerto Rico.
|Beat up on the gangway chainfall until it snags, kinks and chokes and |
needs rescue lubrication. Thank you ASI for sending this forklift 12 minutes after the request!
|Oblige us to call Rich Naruszewicz of the Captain Log for diesel fuel deliveries to run the galley stove. Like the mail boat, he comes with sea stories (Brownwater Edition) new and old (he used to be a tankerman on the Mary A. Whalen).|
|Set off the ship colors so nicely|
|Make lovely patterns, such as this March snow where the frames under the deck, warmed by the sun the day before, are still warm enough to melt the damp coating of an early morning.|