Sept.3/4: We left from Richard’s home in Caledon, Ontario. Rick drove us to Pearson Airport, Toronto and we boarded the plane at 9 a.m. After a 3-hour layover in Newark we boarded the plane for Frankfurt, Germany. We watched movies and our position on the screen as we travelled overnight across the ocean. We got […]

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On Tuesday, March 19, we sailed on a close-hauled course to George Town, Great Exuma. The swells were three to four feet, just enough to remind us that we were in the ocean. Richard, with his usual flair, led Morning Star straight from the outside corner of Channel Cay to the mark for the reef […]

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On March 5, we had a beautiful downwind sail from Allens Cay to Normans Cay. Being there brought back memories of 2000 when I was there with Vonny on Wishbone, and 2003 when I sailed with Vonny and Ray and Tim on Wishbone, and Voy on Fairwind. We walked through the abandoned marina and the […]

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The picture on the left is of the anchorage at Ship Channel Cay, but each anchorage was prettier than the one before. We were alone here, except for a boat anchored in the distance and the visitors to the Powerboat Adventures spot. We had a great sail when we left this anchorage. In Allens Cay, […]

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On Thursday, Feb. 14, we arrived at Nassau Harbour and were given permission to enter by Nassau Harbour Control. The hard parts of our journey, we told Lynda and Jim on Morning Star, were over. From now on it would be all fun and games. We may have been a little optimistic. Nassau didn’t look […]

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A lot of cruising has been done on Lucky since the update you received on January 31. Lucky stayed in Lake Oleta at Baker’s Haulover another couple of days. Our friend Shirley Marshall, our angel ashore who lives in Fort Lauderdale in the winter, had received Richard’s forgotten puffers and delivered them to us. She […]

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Update from Sharon and Richard on Lucky, January 31, 2013 The last update was mostly about our land life from July to December. So I am sending this little auxiliary update to fill you in on the boating life from then until now. On Friday Dec.28, we arrived at Indiantown Marina. When we got the […]

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Update from Sharon and Richard on Lucky, Jan. 27, 2013 Today, Richard and I are back in Lake Oleta, at Bakers Haulover, on the Intracoastal Waterway, which we left in May, 2012, with my sister Vonny and her husband Ray. They had been hit by lightning a few days before and we were taking our […]

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