|Summer Sound Program with Schooner Sound
Learning Six-day Transit New Haven to Boston. Day
5. The ship transited across Cape Cod Bay from
Provincetown to anchor inside Peddocks Island in
the Boston Harbor Islands.
NE wind 15 down from 20 knots
Clouds 100% st cu
Temperature 15 C
Barometer 30.01 in. Hg steady
Strong winds rain and cold
weather dominated our last full day of sailing
aboard the Ernestina. From setting the foresail
to steering the ship everything was a challenge
but we accomplished it all and now lie quietly at
anchor in the Outer Harbor Islands of Boston.
Here are some thoughts for the day.
Some Quotes From
Our Final Day of Sailing follow~
"Water water everywhere
and not a drop to drink." Steve W.
"Always remember to pump
15 times, wait 5 seconds, then pump 10 more
times." James D.
"OOOOO! Look a cookie!
"Dont put your leg
in the anchor chain or else it will hurt."
"Climbing the rigging was
fun!" George C
"When sleeping in the
Focsle, watch your head." Tani
"Im the best there
in there best there was and the best there ever
will be." Alex
"Pictures come and
pictures go in your life, but you get to chose
which ones will last forever. This trip
definitely will." Tracey
"Salt waters makes my
nostrils soooo clear." Anonymous
"I hit my
"Im going to have to
go with a no on that one." Joe
"Arise today through the
strength of the heavens
Light of the sun, Radiance of the moon.
Splendor of fire, Spread of lightening.
Swiftness of wind, depth of sea.
Stability of Earth, firmness of rock" Paula
"I had the most fun so far
on the trip today, it was stormy with big waves
hitting me and steering with the current hitting
the rudder with the rain my face
I got seasick for 6 hours!" Tom
"Once youve seen a
whale, anything seems possible" Fred
"Do I have something stuck
in my teeth?" Amanda
"I only have images, no
"Can we jump from the
spreaders? Please? " Beth
"I got my head stuck in a
turtle boy" Noah
"Dont dye your hair
BEFORE coming to camp" Brendan
"Ive got to see a
doctor about that smell." Greg
If youre going to hit him
in the head, hit him with an oar." Doralee
"Dont wish for
easier lives, be stronger people." Inette
" First there is I,
you, he, she, they, then there is we."
Captain: Amanda Madeira
Program Coordinator: Inette Rex, Chris Newlan