sailing along, still in the Bay of Biscay, hoping for Madeira
16:47Z 12 October 43:10.15N 012:32.94W
All (and I do mean all, spanker and mizzen topsail, too) available sail set, making 3.5 knots, South by West, no engine. The fore topsail yard repair is moving along nicely.
There was some shirtless time on deck today, and Local Apparent Noon saw about 10 sextant users on deck.