Back in the day, the idea of going on the maiden voyage of any new ship had an aura of prestige and glamour that appealed right across the travelling community. 630 more words
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Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s featured artist is Mr. Herbie Hancock.
Herbert Jeffrey “Herbie” Hancock (born April 12, 1940) is an American pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer. Starting his career with Donald Byrd, he shortly thereafter joined the Miles Davis Quintet where Hancock helped to redefine the role of a jazz rhythm section and was one of the primary architects of the “post-bop” sound. 621 more words
The night before our maiden voyage, Peter’s brother came down to visit. The three of us were sitting in Gratitude‘s cockpit, enjoying the sunset while Andy recounted the story of how he and Russ took a train to New York when Russ first bought the boat (then called… 820 more words