Tag Archives: ore boats

Giants in my bones

The rumble was more a feeling than a sound, almost subliminal. I glanced outside, expecting a UPS truck, but the streets were empty. “Must be the shipyard,” George said. “They must be moving a boat.” “Boat” is a gentle term … Continue reading

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I’m a boat nerd

I’ve got the twitches. That may not be an ailment you’re familiar with. Twitches are what happens when it’s cold and crummy outside and warm and cozy inside–and I can hear boat whistles. I should be out there, I think. … Continue reading

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Let the tugs stay

I took a good long look today because the scene is liable to change drastically tomorrow. Today, all but one of the winter lay-up boats are still here. In the next four days, eight are due to leave. Right now, … Continue reading

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