The thin line

The two views from my office window yesterday twenty minutes apart. Warm air over a cold sea at this time of year is always an issue and thirty yards visibility is not uncommon however we are trying to take as much advantage as we can of the calm conditions right now. Doing what we do thirty miles offshore in a relatively small boat is not for the feint hearted things do and will go wrong, how you react during those times is what counts. If you make a bad decision you have to be sure your next one is your very best or you will rapidly be sliding down the slope. Yesterday all in all wasn’t a bad day we broke some gear but that is how it is out there staying safe working to the limit and not beyond it, is the order of the day. As we always say “if it was easy….”

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