Challenging You, Me and Myself!!
We crossed the human defined 30th parallel last night, I sense Nature didn’t blink an eyelid!
The current out here, after being our quite aggressive 1 knot foe, has switched to being our gentle friend, now helping us along by about 0.5 knots. (Can the sea be our friend, or even our foe? See what Joseph Conrad says below!) After rain and the 20 knot winds yesterday, the rain has left clear skies as we go through a light wind patch associated with an alien localised High Pressure zone. Should be back to full on 20 knot trades tomorrow and the seas are predicted to rise from the 2m of today to around 3.5m. So we shall see….: Just on 1100 nm to go to Tahiti!
The Extreme Adventure: A glimpse of its dark side!
As I write this post from the seeming comfort of my padded leather chair and desk, in my single porthole ‘prison cell’, I’m filled with confusion and turmoil……
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