First thing, I need to wish my folks a happy anniversary. They have been married 36 years. The anniversary was actually on the 20th. My sister sent a reminder, because my brothers and I aren’t the best at remembering these kinds of things, but I didn’t check email until today (and I didn’t remember). So, Happy 36th Anniversary, Mom and Dad! Sorry to be late in saying it.
Other than that good news… It’s still obnoxiously hot here in the city, and it is more fun for me to continue thinking back to our sailing trip.
So, after an overnight at our port of call we were off sailing. On my first trip to the
Anyway, we sailed to
I am proud to say that I served as first mate on the trip, and I think I did a bang-up job. I knew a bit about sailing, but I learned a lot that day: some knots, the lines on a bigger boat, it was my first time putting out a jib, and… yeah, it was a learning experience and all that.
Once we anchored, we had some drinks and a snack then headed for shore. We planned to return to Capri on our return, so it was enough to just shop around in the city of