Tight Squeeze, Cool Breeze, Now You’ve Got the Goosebumps

January 10, 2013. 16:04, off the coast of Hispaniola Land ho! To the starboard side, we spotted land.  I think it is Hispaniola, but I am honestly not sure.  They announced around noon that we would be passing between Cuba and Hispaniola sometime this afternoon, so I assume now is the time. It has been …

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It’s A Sale!

January 10, 2013 11:53, somewhere near Jamaica and Hispanola Today on the ship, we are simply sailing north toward Florida, where cold weather awaits. I dislike cold weather and instead crave sun, sand, and waves.  I still do not understand why my ancestors stopped in Arkansas when they had every opportunity to proceed across the …

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