4 April 2015 - Fairtransport
DATE:03-04 GMT:22.45 POS:37.42 N,38.31 W COG:75 SOG:9 kn
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND SPD:6 Bf
SEA STATE: moderate (nice swell)
Today we had a low pressure from the book.
The cold front passed this morning,
The wind backed to the North-West
A fresh breeze with some squalls,
The ocean swell is building up,
Good ship Tres Hombres with a happy crew
is flying over the enormous sea,
Homebound with a loaded hold.
So here we are, back in Amsterdam, with an empty cargo hold, preparing for the next trip. Six months have passed since we first left Den Helder on that grey November day. I still remember the steady sound of the tugboat, like a frantic clock rushing us. Soon the time would not matter that much, […]
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