Preparation for Departure

For months, people have said, "You are so tan from sailing!" and "So you sail every day, right?" Really, the tans were from driving around in Lola, our beloved and dearly departed convertible, running errands. Soon we will be sailing every day. Right now, we are getting our boat and lives ready for the time when we have no car, no dock, no familiar surroundings.

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