Politics is nothing. We are free only on the ocean. ~ Renato Beluche
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Literature: Musings on Fore and Aft Rigging
The fore-and-aft rigging in its simplicity and the beauty of its aspect under every angle of vision is, I believe, unapproachable. A schooner, yawl, or cutter in charge of a capable man seems to handle herself as if endowed with the power of reasoning and the gife of swift execution.