October 18th, 2011

on NB

more sails set!!!

15:00Z 18 Oct 35:17N 015:24W 4.3 knots SW to Madeira
We set the fore topsail and t'gallant this afternoon. and then proceeded to rig an improvised square sail below the crojack yard, which we are calling the "hawkjack" in honor of our resident predator (although there's less of evidence of it today).
I wore shorts on deck today, prematurely, as it turned out. It's a bit cooler than I was expecting.

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