Mareas - Wipe the stardust from your eyes
Crewmember Julie reports about the start of the rally.The morning of departure there was so much electricity in the air it was exhilarating. The moment of casting the lines came easily and quickly. Berry (the captain) of my new floating home gave us all a quick debrief of how leaving the dock would go down and what we each would be responsible for. We then all took our positions and you could here a collective “ready” from each corner. On queue we each cast off our lines and Berry drove slowly forward and just like that land slipped away. As we made our way through the marina and to the exit we could begin to hear horns and dance music and a loud speaker. There were flags and people lined up all along the exit and on top of a building waving and cheering. The guy on the mic was. read more...