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Waitress Vera Louise Gorman (Beth Howland) was called “Dinghy” by her gruff, boisterous boss Melvyn Sharples (Vic Tayback), the owner of Mel’s roadside diner on the sitcom ALICE/CBS/1976-85. 44 more words


Water, water, everywhere!

We’re back! To be honest, we’ve been back for ages, but we’ve been so busy galavanting, I haven’t had the time to blog about it. 783 more words


The Dinghy Project

Starting in Pago Pago we noticed that the PVC part of the dinghy was coming loose from the fiberglass. We had a small tube of PVC glue and tried for a patch. 93 more words

Living with a tinnie

The new tender is wonderful in that it doesn’t need pumping up or out every day. In fact it’ll never need pumping up as it made from aluminium and even after the heavy rain we’ve experienced here in Cairns there has been very little water to pump out, the old dinghy had leaked like a sieve, more than we thought. 726 more words


What do you see?

Okay, I know. You see a yellow boat. But wait, there’s a story here. This boat was in Eel Pond, just behind the Woods Hole Marine Biology Laboratory. 417 more words