Politics is nothing. We are free only on the ocean. ~ Renato Beluche
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Seafaring Sunday: Before the Legend
August 14, 1787: Lieutenant William Bligh of the Royal Navy is appointed commander of HMS Bounty.
On a completely different note, voting for 49 Writing Center's Ode to a Dead Salmon Contest closes tomorrow at 7:00 PM. Click over and vote for my entry, The Horror: A Tale of Dismemberment, won't you please?
Header: Admiral Willaim Bligh by Alexander Huey c 1814