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The home stretch!

Well this will be a short post because, finally, thank goodness, we are bored. There's not all that much to report, and we are oh so happy about that! The last few days have mostly been spent lounging around, basking in the sun, listening to audio books, finally whipping out the guitar, reading books on the Marquesas, and dreaming of the wifi that's just around the corner. A few noteworthy things:A couple days of doldrums: Well thankfully we weren't quite hit with the worst of the doldrums (where...ahem...you can poop and continue to see your droppings floating in the water next to you hours later). But we did spend a couple days with winds that were not only brutally light, but exactly at our tail. We gybed back and forth barely making any headway at all. It was a little frustrating watching our arrival date getting pushed further back, but that's just part of the adventure (and a swimming opportunity!)Something nasty this way comes: While taking it easy at the helm, …

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