Billions of blue blistering barnacles

As Captain Haddock would have said. It appears we didn’t make sufficient sacrifices to the weather gods, so we finish this epic return to the European mainland with a 300 mile beat to windward. Hey ho.

Position: 44° 51’N 013° 24’W

WindENE 14-17 knots

Course. 116

Day’s run: 153 miles

One thought on “Billions of blue blistering barnacles”

  1. My favourite Captain Haddock curse is the lesser known “You odd-toed ungulate! Macrocephalic baboon!” which is probably a reflection of what a landlubber I am. I do hope that the weather gods are kinder to you in the next couple of days..


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